User: anonymous   Login
Location: Lecco
(45.8566°N, 9.3977°E)
Time: 00:44:01
(UTC+02:00)
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    22U 59009A   19198.62248627 -.00000129 +00000-0 +13992-4 0  9993
2    22 050.2827 237.4882 0140028 055.8621 305.5516 14.94884872420136
Epoch (UTC): 17 July 2019 14:56:22
Eccentricity: 0.0140028
inclination: 50.2827°
perigee height: 485 km
apogee height: 680 km
right ascension of ascending node: 237.4882°
argument of perigee: 55.8621°
revolutions per day: 14.94884872
mean anomaly at epoch: 305.5516°
orbit number at epoch: 42013

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

DLR