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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   16147.49395006  .00000363  00000-0  00000+0 0  9997
2 00836  79.5778 317.5622 3943287 231.7588   0.1494  0.23905779 45300
Epoch (UTC): 26 May 2016 11:51:17
Eccentricity: 0.3943287
inclination: 79.5778°
perigee height: 60042 km
apogee height: 146529 km
right ascension of ascending node: 317.5622°
argument of perigee: 231.7588°
revolutions per day: 0.23905779
mean anomaly at epoch: 0.1494°
orbit number at epoch: 4530

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

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