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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   15147.12923699  .00000050  00000-0  00000+0 0  9999
2 03954 054.9954 267.2645 7043498 086.6583 000.8138 00.21492216 36132
Epoch (UTC): 27 May 2015 03:06:06
Eccentricity: 0.7043498
inclination: 54.9954°
perigee height: 28428 km
apogee height: 194270 km
right ascension of ascending node: 267.2645°
argument of perigee: 86.6583°
revolutions per day: 0.21492216
mean anomaly at epoch: 0.8138°
orbit number at epoch: 3613

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

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