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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   71123.79930556 +.00000148 +00000-0 +00000-0 0 0027 
2  2765 037.3528 131.5567 0700400 250.3854 299.6693 00.2152570000308 
Epoch (UTC): 03 May 1971 19:11:00
Eccentricity: 0.0700400
inclination: 37.3528°
perigee height: 102990 km
apogee height: 119464 km
right ascension of ascending node: 131.5567°
argument of perigee: 250.3854°
revolutions per day: 0.21525700
mean anomaly at epoch: 299.6693°
orbit number at epoch: 308

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

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