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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   16043.03080768  .00000106  00000-0  00000+0 0  9993
2 00836  80.2207 319.0226 3720163 236.1849 359.8417  0.23916992 45058
Epoch (UTC): 12 February 2016 00:44:21
Eccentricity: 0.3720163
inclination: 80.2207°
perigee height: 62467 km
apogee height: 144035 km
right ascension of ascending node: 319.0226°
argument of perigee: 236.1849°
revolutions per day: 0.23916992
mean anomaly at epoch: 359.8417°
orbit number at epoch: 4505

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

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