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Vela 4A - 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 02765U 67040A   16311.85283876 -.00001053  00000-0  00000+0 0  9995
2 02765   7.0996  23.2916 4739092 178.7789   1.1029  0.21480765 38857
Epoch (UTC): 06 November 2016 20:28:05
Eccentricity: 0.4739092
inclination: 7.0996°
perigee height: 55579 km
apogee height: 167202 km
right ascension of ascending node: 23.2916°
argument of perigee: 178.7789°
revolutions per day: 0.21480765
mean anomaly at epoch: 1.1029°
orbit number at epoch: 3885

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

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