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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   15211.76986754 -.00001310  00000-0  00000+0 0  9995
2 00692 036.0708 002.0569 5600935 160.5169 358.4941 00.22188785 41797
Epoch (UTC): 30 July 2015 18:28:36
Eccentricity: 0.5600935
inclination: 36.0708°
perigee height: 44321 km
apogee height: 173423 km
right ascension of ascending node: 2.0569°
argument of perigee: 160.5169°
revolutions per day: 0.22188785
mean anomaly at epoch: 358.4941°
orbit number at epoch: 4179

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

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