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(38.7214°N, 120.6350°W)
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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   20021.58833472 -.00000096 +00000-0 +16422-4 0  9997
2    22 050.2843 075.7968 0139667 053.8263 307.5511 14.95024354448251
Epoch (UTC): 21 January 2020 14:07:12
Eccentricity: 0.0139667
inclination: 50.2843°
perigee height: 485 km
apogee height: 679 km
right ascension of ascending node: 75.7968°
argument of perigee: 53.8263°
revolutions per day: 14.95024354
mean anomaly at epoch: 307.5511°
orbit number at epoch: 44825

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

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