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Vela 1A - 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 00692U 63039C   16045.77399219 -.00001475  00000-0  00000+0 0  9998
2 00692  37.3983 358.4931 5630572 169.7073 358.3672  0.22145518 42239
Epoch (UTC): 14 February 2016 18:34:32
Eccentricity: 0.5630572
inclination: 37.3983°
perigee height: 44045 km
apogee height: 173999 km
right ascension of ascending node: 358.4931°
argument of perigee: 169.7073°
revolutions per day: 0.22145518
mean anomaly at epoch: 358.3672°
orbit number at epoch: 4223

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

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