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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  3954U 69046D   16177.15294515 +.00000817 +00000-0 +00000-0 0  9996
2  3954 052.9923 248.6221 6030031 082.6991 000.5323 00.21512999005170
Epoch (UTC): 25 June 2016 03:40:14
Eccentricity: 0.6030031
inclination: 52.9923°
perigee height: 40329 km
apogee height: 182217 km
right ascension of ascending node: 248.6221°
argument of perigee: 82.6991°
revolutions per day: 0.21512999
mean anomaly at epoch: 0.5323°
orbit number at epoch: 517

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

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