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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   17081.30560304 +.00000944 +00000-0 +00000-0 0  9990
2  4366 044.9694 204.8466 6574506 071.0089 000.0601 00.21477955030476
Epoch (UTC): 22 March 2017 07:20:04
Eccentricity: 0.6574506
inclination: 44.9694°
perigee height: 33967 km
apogee height: 188835 km
right ascension of ascending node: 204.8466°
argument of perigee: 71.0089°
revolutions per day: 0.21477955
mean anomaly at epoch: 0.0601°
orbit number at epoch: 3047

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

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