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Location: Shepherdstown, WV
(39.4326°N, 77.8042°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 00022U 59009A   21208.93385375  .00000137  00000-0  33219-4 0  9996
2 00022  50.2851 358.8755 0138343   8.4991 351.8254 14.95633224531041
Epoch (UTC): 27 July 2021 22:24:44
Eccentricity: 0.0138343
inclination: 50.2851°
perigee height: 484 km
apogee height: 676 km
right ascension of ascending node: 358.8755°
argument of perigee: 8.4991°
revolutions per day: 14.95633224
mean anomaly at epoch: 351.8254°
orbit number at epoch: 53104

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

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