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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   17145.05902688 +.00000393 +00000-0 +00000-0 0  9992
2   836 076.2353 312.2236 5089888 220.0492 000.5040 00.23916825046172
Epoch (UTC): 25 May 2017 01:24:59
Eccentricity: 0.5089888
inclination: 76.2353°
perigee height: 47451 km
apogee height: 159052 km
right ascension of ascending node: 312.2236°
argument of perigee: 220.0492°
revolutions per day: 0.23916825
mean anomaly at epoch: 0.5040°
orbit number at epoch: 4617

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

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