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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   17084.95137671 -.00001106 +00000-0 +00000-0 0  9990
2  1458 023.8201 007.0882 4997620 221.2428 358.0231 00.21293176078995
Epoch (UTC): 25 March 2017 22:49:58
Eccentricity: 0.4997620
inclination: 23.8201°
perigee height: 52880 km
apogee height: 171283 km
right ascension of ascending node: 7.0882°
argument of perigee: 221.2428°
revolutions per day: 0.21293176
mean anomaly at epoch: 358.0231°
orbit number at epoch: 7899

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

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