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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   15240.06165553  .00000374  00000-0  00000+0 0  9992
2 03954 054.5626 262.1248 6799935 086.4391 359.5969 00.21515669 36331
Epoch (UTC): 28 August 2015 01:28:47
Eccentricity: 0.6799935
inclination: 54.5626°
perigee height: 31268 km
apogee height: 191259 km
right ascension of ascending node: 262.1248°
argument of perigee: 86.4391°
revolutions per day: 0.21515669
mean anomaly at epoch: 359.5969°
orbit number at epoch: 3633

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

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