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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   14354.08927215  .00000753  00000-0  00000+0 0   330
2 03954 055.9579 277.2812 7453175 085.4341 001.3633 00.21480935 35791
Epoch (UTC): 20 December 2014 02:08:33
Eccentricity: 0.7453175
inclination: 55.9579°
perigee height: 23615 km
apogee height: 199165 km
right ascension of ascending node: 277.2812°
argument of perigee: 85.4341°
revolutions per day: 0.21480935
mean anomaly at epoch: 1.3633°
orbit number at epoch: 3579

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

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