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Location: Nairn
(57.5833°N, 3.8667°W)
Time: 11:41:19
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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   21138.04299572  .00000495  00000-0  59644-4 0  9990
2    22  50.2841 331.7314 0138593  97.4329 264.2390 14.95552456275399
Epoch (UTC): 18 May 2021 01:01:54
Eccentricity: 0.0138593
inclination: 50.2841°
perigee height: 484 km
apogee height: 677 km
right ascension of ascending node: 331.7314°
argument of perigee: 97.4329°
revolutions per day: 14.95552456
mean anomaly at epoch: 264.2390°
orbit number at epoch: 27539

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

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