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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   16346.75263859 -.00000484  00000-0  00000+0 0  9999
2 00692  35.8088 354.1614 5398289 184.4928   0.5871  0.21761628 42904
Epoch (UTC): 11 December 2016 18:03:47
Eccentricity: 0.5398289
inclination: 35.8088°
perigee height: 47348 km
apogee height: 173402 km
right ascension of ascending node: 354.1614°
argument of perigee: 184.4928°
revolutions per day: 0.21761628
mean anomaly at epoch: 0.5871°
orbit number at epoch: 4290

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

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