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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   836U 64040A   17090.73620380 +.00000170 +00000-0 +00000-0 0  9995
2   836 076.8219 313.0725 4898566 221.4646 000.9349 00.23917370046045
Epoch (UTC): 31 March 2017 17:40:08
Eccentricity: 0.4898566
inclination: 76.8219°
perigee height: 49548 km
apogee height: 156952 km
right ascension of ascending node: 313.0725°
argument of perigee: 221.4646°
revolutions per day: 0.23917370
mean anomaly at epoch: 0.9349°
orbit number at epoch: 4604

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

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