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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   20216.88772879 -.00000062 +00000-0 +18904-4 0  9999
2    22 050.2822 239.4965 0139371 079.9761 281.6880 14.95167833477475
Epoch (UTC): 03 August 2020 21:18:19
Eccentricity: 0.0139371
inclination: 50.2822°
perigee height: 485 km
apogee height: 679 km
right ascension of ascending node: 239.4965°
argument of perigee: 79.9761°
revolutions per day: 14.95167833
mean anomaly at epoch: 281.6880°
orbit number at epoch: 47747

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

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