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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   17048.93247112 -.00000104  00000-0  00000+0 0  9995
2 00836  77.3261 313.7490 4761135 222.7613 359.4720  0.23920451 45940
Epoch (UTC): 17 February 2017 22:22:45
Eccentricity: 0.4761135
inclination: 77.3261°
perigee height: 51049 km
apogee height: 155431 km
right ascension of ascending node: 313.7490°
argument of perigee: 222.7613°
revolutions per day: 0.23920451
mean anomaly at epoch: 359.4720°
orbit number at epoch: 4594

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

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