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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   16150.25453651 -.00001218  00000-0  00000+0 0  9998
2 01458  23.8413   9.5989 4940048 209.1274   1.1917  0.21225450 78358
Epoch (UTC): 29 May 2016 06:06:31
Eccentricity: 0.4940048
inclination: 23.8413°
perigee height: 53689 km
apogee height: 170977 km
right ascension of ascending node: 9.5989°
argument of perigee: 209.1274°
revolutions per day: 0.21225450
mean anomaly at epoch: 1.1917°
orbit number at epoch: 7835

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

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