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Location: Nairn
(57.5833°N, 3.8667°W)
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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   20340.59349351  .00000837  00000-0  84702-4 0  9998
2    22  50.2855  18.9821 0139258 192.6984 167.0441 14.95332933250931
Epoch (UTC): 05 December 2020 14:14:37
Eccentricity: 0.0139258
inclination: 50.2855°
perigee height: 484 km
apogee height: 678 km
right ascension of ascending node: 18.9821°
argument of perigee: 192.6984°
revolutions per day: 14.95332933
mean anomaly at epoch: 167.0441°
orbit number at epoch: 25093

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

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