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Explorer 7 - Orbit

View from above orbital plane
View from above orbital plane
View from above satellite
View from above satellite

Ground track
Ground track

The orbit data is extracted from the following two-line orbital elements,

1    22U 59009A   19257.84814298  .00000041  00000-0  26118-4 0  9992
2    22  50.2857 319.7024 0140160 282.0116  76.5152 14.94921058183945
Epoch (UTC): 14 September 2019 20:21:19
Eccentricity: 0.0140160
inclination: 50.2857°
perigee height: 485 km
apogee height: 680 km
right ascension of ascending node: 319.7024°
argument of perigee: 282.0116°
revolutions per day: 14.94921058
mean anomaly at epoch: 76.5152°
orbit number at epoch: 18394

The dashed part of the orbit path shows where the satellite is in the earth's shadow,  

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