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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   14332.40466242 -.00000957  00000-0  00000+0 0   131
2 01458 021.3281 012.3740 4773016 185.6536 002.2027 00.21724997 77172
Epoch (UTC): 28 November 2014 09:42:42
Eccentricity: 0.4773016
inclination: 21.3281°
perigee height: 54717 km
apogee height: 166295 km
right ascension of ascending node: 12.3740°
argument of perigee: 185.6536°
revolutions per day: 0.21724997
mean anomaly at epoch: 2.2027°
orbit number at epoch: 7717

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

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