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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   692U 63039C   15243.68605332 -.00001405 +00000-0 +00000-0 0  9997
2   692 036.2446 001.4431 5409476 176.4085 359.0694 00.22348975004474
Epoch (UTC): 31 August 2015 16:27:55
Eccentricity: 0.5409476
inclination: 36.2446°
perigee height: 46274 km
apogee height: 170366 km
right ascension of ascending node: 1.4431°
argument of perigee: 176.4085°
revolutions per day: 0.22348975
mean anomaly at epoch: 359.0694°
orbit number at epoch: 447

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

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