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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   16144.61991063  .00000634  00000-0  00000+0 0  9999
2 03954  53.1846 249.9365 6086835  83.2796   0.3726  0.21491427 36916
Epoch (UTC): 23 May 2016 14:52:40
Eccentricity: 0.6086835
inclination: 53.1846°
perigee height: 39691 km
apogee height: 183012 km
right ascension of ascending node: 249.9365°
argument of perigee: 83.2796°
revolutions per day: 0.21491427
mean anomaly at epoch: 0.3726°
orbit number at epoch: 3691

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

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