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Vela 5A - 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 03954U 69046D   16349.09724630  .00000676  00000-0  00000+0 0  9998
2 03954  51.9122 242.3476 5712364  78.3519   0.9631  0.21504593 37358
Epoch (UTC): 14 December 2016 02:20:02
Eccentricity: 0.5712364
inclination: 51.9122°
perigee height: 44079 km
apogee height: 178528 km
right ascension of ascending node: 242.3476°
argument of perigee: 78.3519°
revolutions per day: 0.21504593
mean anomaly at epoch: 0.9631°
orbit number at epoch: 3735

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

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