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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   17056.80069827 -.00000706  00000-0  00000+0 0  9994
2 01458  23.8632   7.3705 5013430 220.1181 358.7607  0.21319682 78932
Epoch (UTC): 25 February 2017 19:13:00
Eccentricity: 0.5013430
inclination: 23.8632°
perigee height: 52643 km
apogee height: 171323 km
right ascension of ascending node: 7.3705°
argument of perigee: 220.1181°
revolutions per day: 0.21319682
mean anomaly at epoch: 358.7607°
orbit number at epoch: 7893

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

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