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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   14302.93642367 -.00000468  00000-0  00000+0 0   210
2 03954 056.3191 281.0157 7589215 084.6284 000.8092 00.21494078 35687
Epoch (UTC): 29 October 2014 22:28:27
Eccentricity: 0.7589215
inclination: 56.3191°
perigee height: 22002 km
apogee height: 200682 km
right ascension of ascending node: 281.0157°
argument of perigee: 84.6284°
revolutions per day: 0.21494078
mean anomaly at epoch: 0.8092°
orbit number at epoch: 3568

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

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