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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   15109.92699742 -.00000351  00000-0  00000+0 0  9999
2 03954 055.2048 269.2581 7158433 086.7001 359.2733 00.21493250 36055
Epoch (UTC): 19 April 2015 22:14:52
Eccentricity: 0.7158433
inclination: 55.2048°
perigee height: 27074 km
apogee height: 195616 km
right ascension of ascending node: 269.2581°
argument of perigee: 86.7001°
revolutions per day: 0.21493250
mean anomaly at epoch: 359.2733°
orbit number at epoch: 3605

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

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