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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   15030.91109596  .00000430  00000-0  00000+0 0   408
2 03954 055.6783 274.3905 7366828 086.0139 359.8161 00.21503914 35886
Epoch (UTC): 30 January 2015 21:51:58
Eccentricity: 0.7366828
inclination: 55.6783°
perigee height: 24610 km
apogee height: 198002 km
right ascension of ascending node: 274.3905°
argument of perigee: 86.0139°
revolutions per day: 0.21503914
mean anomaly at epoch: 359.8161°
orbit number at epoch: 3588

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

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