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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   15028.81756455 -.00000794  00000-0  00000+0 0   305
2 01458 021.9207 011.7279 5144497 191.5105 359.0643 00.21482540 77318
Epoch (UTC): 28 January 2015 19:37:17
Eccentricity: 0.5144497
inclination: 21.9207°
perigee height: 50801 km
apogee height: 171967 km
right ascension of ascending node: 11.7279°
argument of perigee: 191.5105°
revolutions per day: 0.21482540
mean anomaly at epoch: 359.0643°
orbit number at epoch: 7731

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

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