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Location: Peach Mountain Observatory
(42.3967°N, 83.9367°W)
Time: 07:55:40
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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   20019.18202121 -.00000121  00000-0  14521-4 0  9998
2    22  50.2843  87.0856 0139687  44.6305 316.5788 14.95023333202845
Epoch (UTC): 19 January 2020 04:22:06
Eccentricity: 0.0139687
inclination: 50.2843°
perigee height: 485 km
apogee height: 679 km
right ascension of ascending node: 87.0856°
argument of perigee: 44.6305°
revolutions per day: 14.95023333
mean anomaly at epoch: 316.5788°
orbit number at epoch: 20284

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

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