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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 04366U 70027A   16237.89363624  .00000718  00000-0  00000+0 0  9990
2 04366  46.8511 214.1980 6312511  74.7586   1.1905  0.21469669 30021
Epoch (UTC): 24 August 2016 21:26:50
Eccentricity: 0.6312511
inclination: 46.8511°
perigee height: 37064 km
apogee height: 185798 km
right ascension of ascending node: 214.1980°
argument of perigee: 74.7586°
revolutions per day: 0.21469669
mean anomaly at epoch: 1.1905°
orbit number at epoch: 3002

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

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