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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 00022U 59009A   21100.82425841  .00000237  00000-0  40443-4 0  9996
2 00022  50.2835 146.4669 0138794 315.0825  43.8959 14.95477952514866
Epoch (UTC): 10 April 2021 19:46:55
Eccentricity: 0.0138794
inclination: 50.2835°
perigee height: 484 km
apogee height: 677 km
right ascension of ascending node: 146.4669°
argument of perigee: 315.0825°
revolutions per day: 14.95477952
mean anomaly at epoch: 43.8959°
orbit number at epoch: 51486

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

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