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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   21217.55297731  .00000076  00000-0  28872-4 0  9993
2 00022  50.2847 318.4035 0138258  41.4357 319.6977 14.95640321532330
Epoch (UTC): 05 August 2021 13:16:17
Eccentricity: 0.0138258
inclination: 50.2847°
perigee height: 484 km
apogee height: 676 km
right ascension of ascending node: 318.4035°
argument of perigee: 41.4357°
revolutions per day: 14.95640321
mean anomaly at epoch: 319.6977°
orbit number at epoch: 53233

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

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