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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   17019.31266126 -.00000891 +00000-0 +00000-0 0  9996
2  1458 023.9056 007.6942 5035819 218.6530 001.3472 00.21338749004726
Epoch (UTC): 19 January 2017 07:30:13
Eccentricity: 0.5035819
inclination: 23.9056°
perigee height: 52343 km
apogee height: 171482 km
right ascension of ascending node: 7.6942°
argument of perigee: 218.6530°
revolutions per day: 0.21338749
mean anomaly at epoch: 1.3472°
orbit number at epoch: 472

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

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