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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   17113.88020283 +.00000798 +00000-0 +00000-0 0  9993
2  4366 044.5917 203.1709 6619609 070.7624 359.6998 00.21469579005968
Epoch (UTC): 23 April 2017 21:07:29
Eccentricity: 0.6619609
inclination: 44.5917°
perigee height: 33446 km
apogee height: 189417 km
right ascension of ascending node: 203.1709°
argument of perigee: 70.7624°
revolutions per day: 0.21469579
mean anomaly at epoch: 359.6998°
orbit number at epoch: 596

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

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