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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   21025.51498027  .00000070  00000-0  28504-4 0  9993
2    22  50.2836 139.9785 0138834  27.2962 333.5194 14.95389107258557
Epoch (UTC): 25 January 2021 12:21:34
Eccentricity: 0.0138834
inclination: 50.2836°
perigee height: 484 km
apogee height: 678 km
right ascension of ascending node: 139.9785°
argument of perigee: 27.2962°
revolutions per day: 14.95389107
mean anomaly at epoch: 333.5194°
orbit number at epoch: 25855

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

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