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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   15091.34143265 -.00000518  00000-0  00000+0 0  9994
2 03954 055.2787 270.5226 7197193 086.4899 359.9997 00.21501391 36015
Epoch (UTC): 01 April 2015 08:11:39
Eccentricity: 0.7197193
inclination: 55.2787°
perigee height: 26609 km
apogee height: 196022 km
right ascension of ascending node: 270.5226°
argument of perigee: 86.4899°
revolutions per day: 0.21501391
mean anomaly at epoch: 359.9997°
orbit number at epoch: 3601

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

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