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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   15091.62439254  .00000512  00000-0  00000+0 0  9999
2 00836 081.4599 322.9013 7863084 265.3439 000.0282 00.22315284 44291
Epoch (UTC): 01 April 2015 14:59:07
Eccentricity: 0.7863084
inclination: 81.4599°
perigee height: 18157 km
apogee height: 198715 km
right ascension of ascending node: 322.9013°
argument of perigee: 265.3439°
revolutions per day: 0.22315284
mean anomaly at epoch: 0.0282°
orbit number at epoch: 4429

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

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