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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  2765U 67040A   17085.73623560 -.00001259 +00000-0 +00000-0 0  9998
2  2765 008.5246 029.0457 4772095 177.1366 359.1264 00.21455064039154
Epoch (UTC): 26 March 2017 17:40:10
Eccentricity: 0.4772095
inclination: 8.5246°
perigee height: 55239 km
apogee height: 167730 km
right ascension of ascending node: 29.0457°
argument of perigee: 177.1366°
revolutions per day: 0.21455064
mean anomaly at epoch: 359.1264°
orbit number at epoch: 3915

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

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