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Vela 3A - 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 01458U 65058A   16037.67557537 -.00000560  00000-0  00000+0 0  9995
2 01458  23.6907  10.3856 4998261 204.1812 359.2781  0.21329014 78111
Epoch (UTC): 06 February 2016 16:12:49
Eccentricity: 0.4998261
inclination: 23.6907°
perigee height: 52806 km
apogee height: 171091 km
right ascension of ascending node: 10.3856°
argument of perigee: 204.1812°
revolutions per day: 0.21329014
mean anomaly at epoch: 359.2781°
orbit number at epoch: 7811

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

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