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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   16130.78629406  .00000134  00000-0  00000+0 0  9991
2 00836  79.6729 317.7958 3909541 232.3047   0.8878  0.23917398 45261
Epoch (UTC): 09 May 2016 18:52:15
Eccentricity: 0.3909541
inclination: 79.6729°
perigee height: 60390 km
apogee height: 146109 km
right ascension of ascending node: 317.7958°
argument of perigee: 232.3047°
revolutions per day: 0.23917398
mean anomaly at epoch: 0.8878°
orbit number at epoch: 4526

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

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