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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   17031.27040586 -.00000961  00000-0  00000+0 0  9998
2 00692  35.5430 353.4565 5463745 186.1695 358.6332  0.21808558 43015
Epoch (UTC): 31 January 2017 06:29:23
Eccentricity: 0.5463745
inclination: 35.5430°
perigee height: 46508 km
apogee height: 173907 km
right ascension of ascending node: 353.4565°
argument of perigee: 186.1695°
revolutions per day: 0.21808558
mean anomaly at epoch: 358.6332°
orbit number at epoch: 4301

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

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