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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   70147.61458332 +.00000067 +00000-0 +00000-0 0 00000
2 01459 030.1964 171.1719 3485599 055.7184 332.7728 00.21484853004094
Epoch (UTC): 27 May 1970 14:44:59
Eccentricity: 0.3485599
inclination: 30.1964°
perigee height: 70332 km
apogee height: 152422 km
right ascension of ascending node: 171.1719°
argument of perigee: 55.7184°
revolutions per day: 0.21484853
mean anomaly at epoch: 332.7728°
orbit number at epoch: 409

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

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