User: anonymous   Login
Location: Rock River
(41.7433°N, 105.9768°W)
Time: 21:13:30
(UTC+00:00)
Language:

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   22146.91946394  .00005107  00000-0  38713-3 0  9995
2 00022  50.2834  15.2695 0135199  87.8527 273.7896 14.96875395576402
Epoch (UTC): 26 May 2022 22:04:01
Eccentricity: 0.0135199
inclination: 50.2834°
perigee height: 482 km
apogee height: 670 km
right ascension of ascending node: 15.2695°
argument of perigee: 87.8527°
revolutions per day: 14.96875395
mean anomaly at epoch: 273.7896°
orbit number at epoch: 57640

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

DLR