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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   16214.33366548  .00000441  00000-0  00000+0 0  9996
2 03954  52.7634 247.2247 5935273  81.9440   0.6501  0.21518766 37062
Epoch (UTC): 01 August 2016 08:00:28
Eccentricity: 0.5935273
inclination: 52.7634°
perigee height: 41435 km
apogee height: 181069 km
right ascension of ascending node: 247.2247°
argument of perigee: 81.9440°
revolutions per day: 0.21518766
mean anomaly at epoch: 0.6501°
orbit number at epoch: 3706

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

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