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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   20022.18991184 -.00000086  00000-0  17140-4 0  9996
2    22  50.2843  72.9745 0139657  56.1257 305.2888 14.95024668203294
Epoch (UTC): 22 January 2020 04:33:28
Eccentricity: 0.0139657
inclination: 50.2843°
perigee height: 485 km
apogee height: 679 km
right ascension of ascending node: 72.9745°
argument of perigee: 56.1257°
revolutions per day: 14.95024668
mean anomaly at epoch: 305.2888°
orbit number at epoch: 20329

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

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