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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   15154.72132225 -.00000820  00000-0  00000+0 0  9992
2 01458 022.6420 011.3830 5069156 195.1808 001.0185 00.21426356 77587
Epoch (UTC): 03 June 2015 17:18:42
Eccentricity: 0.5069156
inclination: 22.6420°
perigee height: 51790 km
apogee height: 171390 km
right ascension of ascending node: 11.3830°
argument of perigee: 195.1808°
revolutions per day: 0.21426356
mean anomaly at epoch: 1.0185°
orbit number at epoch: 7758

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

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