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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   16341.44121048 -.00000491  00000-0  00000+0 0  9996
2 01459   9.0958  61.2961 4535763 300.5504   0.9640  0.21419802 40591
Epoch (UTC): 06 December 2016 10:35:20
Eccentricity: 0.4535763
inclination: 9.0958°
perigee height: 58095 km
apogee height: 165132 km
right ascension of ascending node: 61.2961°
argument of perigee: 300.5504°
revolutions per day: 0.21419802
mean anomaly at epoch: 0.9640°
orbit number at epoch: 4059

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

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