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Vela 5B - 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 03955U 69046E   84131.00025463 -.00000475  00000-0  10000-3 0   143
2 03955 061.0496 050.4191 3336010 080.9349 045.4097 00.21490366 11720
Epoch (UTC): 10 May 1984 00:00:22
Eccentricity: 0.3336010
inclination: 61.0496°
perigee height: 72079 km
apogee height: 150632 km
right ascension of ascending node: 50.4191°
argument of perigee: 80.9349°
revolutions per day: 0.21490366
mean anomaly at epoch: 45.4097°
orbit number at epoch: 1172

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

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