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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   15028.89216467 -.00001279  00000-0  00000+0 0   262
2 01459 002.9132 047.6986 4438645 290.8353 358.3665 00.21410036 39142
Epoch (UTC): 28 January 2015 21:24:43
Eccentricity: 0.4438645
inclination: 2.9132°
perigee height: 59261 km
apogee height: 164038 km
right ascension of ascending node: 47.6986°
argument of perigee: 290.8353°
revolutions per day: 0.21410036
mean anomaly at epoch: 358.3665°
orbit number at epoch: 3914

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

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