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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   16339.72129558  .00000448  00000-0  00000+0 0  9997
2 00836  78.0778 314.8550 4490649 224.8220   0.8200  0.23906105 45766
Epoch (UTC): 04 December 2016 17:18:39
Eccentricity: 0.4490649
inclination: 78.0778°
perigee height: 54039 km
apogee height: 152530 km
right ascension of ascending node: 314.8550°
argument of perigee: 224.8220°
revolutions per day: 0.23906105
mean anomaly at epoch: 0.8200°
orbit number at epoch: 4576

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

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