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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  1458U 65058A   16272.47253550 -.00001582 +00000-0 +00000-0 0  9998
2  1458 023.9014 008.6676 4963647 213.9920 358.2411 00.21271461004492
Epoch (UTC): 28 September 2016 11:20:27
Eccentricity: 0.4963647
inclination: 23.9014°
perigee height: 53323 km
apogee height: 171001 km
right ascension of ascending node: 8.6676°
argument of perigee: 213.9920°
revolutions per day: 0.21271461
mean anomaly at epoch: 358.2411°
orbit number at epoch: 449

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

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