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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   15054.14203201  .00000163  00000-0  00000+0 0  9993
2 03954 055.5167 272.7875 7312358 086.2178 359.1001 00.21504072 35931
Epoch (UTC): 23 February 2015 03:24:31
Eccentricity: 0.7312358
inclination: 55.5167°
perigee height: 25251 km
apogee height: 197360 km
right ascension of ascending node: 272.7875°
argument of perigee: 86.2178°
revolutions per day: 0.21504072
mean anomaly at epoch: 359.1001°
orbit number at epoch: 3593

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

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