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Vela 2A - 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 00836U 64040A   16272.85645143  .00000084  00000-0  00000+0 0  9996
2 00836  78.6252 315.8619 4302486 227.0053   0.5484  0.23917562 45609
Epoch (UTC): 28 September 2016 20:33:17
Eccentricity: 0.4302486
inclination: 78.6252°
perigee height: 56082 km
apogee height: 150416 km
right ascension of ascending node: 315.8619°
argument of perigee: 227.0053°
revolutions per day: 0.23917562
mean anomaly at epoch: 0.5484°
orbit number at epoch: 4560

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

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