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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   16237.55821377  .00000519  00000-0  00000+0 0  9997
2 03954  52.6326 246.2916 5899638  81.5172 359.7837  0.21502931 37116
Epoch (UTC): 24 August 2016 13:23:49
Eccentricity: 0.5899638
inclination: 52.6326°
perigee height: 41878 km
apogee height: 180741 km
right ascension of ascending node: 246.2916°
argument of perigee: 81.5172°
revolutions per day: 0.21502931
mean anomaly at epoch: 359.7837°
orbit number at epoch: 3711

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

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