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Vela 6A - 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  4366U 70027A   17016.15642871 +.00000648 +00000-0 +00000-0 0  9992
2  4366 045.5764 207.8151 6458788 071.8957 000.2070 00.21466255005756
Epoch (UTC): 16 January 2017 03:45:15
Eccentricity: 0.6458788
inclination: 45.5764°
perigee height: 35345 km
apogee height: 187542 km
right ascension of ascending node: 207.8151°
argument of perigee: 71.8957°
revolutions per day: 0.21466255
mean anomaly at epoch: 0.2070°
orbit number at epoch: 575

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

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