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Vela 3B - 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 01459U 65058B   17022.11106120 -.00000805  00000-0  00000+0 0  9990
2 01459   9.6169  60.4564 4572216 303.0259 357.4707  0.21416336 40694
Epoch (UTC): 22 January 2017 02:39:55
Eccentricity: 0.4572216
inclination: 9.6169°
perigee height: 57672 km
apogee height: 165581 km
right ascension of ascending node: 60.4564°
argument of perigee: 303.0259°
revolutions per day: 0.21416336
mean anomaly at epoch: 357.4707°
orbit number at epoch: 4069

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

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