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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   21026.58419489  .00000252  00000-0  41896-4 0  9997
2    22  50.2836 134.9597 0138822  31.3812 329.5327 14.95391053258714
Epoch (UTC): 26 January 2021 14:01:14
Eccentricity: 0.0138822
inclination: 50.2836°
perigee height: 484 km
apogee height: 678 km
right ascension of ascending node: 134.9597°
argument of perigee: 31.3812°
revolutions per day: 14.95391053
mean anomaly at epoch: 329.5327°
orbit number at epoch: 25871

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

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