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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   17113.11998743 -.00001414 +00000-0 +00000-0 0  9998
2  1458 023.7871 006.8337 4993362 222.1612 358.7002 00.21278172079053
Epoch (UTC): 23 April 2017 02:52:46
Eccentricity: 0.4993362
inclination: 23.7871°
perigee height: 52958 km
apogee height: 171316 km
right ascension of ascending node: 6.8337°
argument of perigee: 222.1612°
revolutions per day: 0.21278172
mean anomaly at epoch: 358.7002°
orbit number at epoch: 7905

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

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