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Vela 2B - 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   837U 64040B   17161.07310858 +.00000008 +00000-0 +00000-0 0  9998
2   837 034.9854 277.5321 8345444 230.9438 359.3959 00.24071851046383
Epoch (UTC): 10 June 2017 01:45:16
Eccentricity: 0.8345444
inclination: 34.9854°
perigee height: 11683 km
apogee height: 193878 km
right ascension of ascending node: 277.5321°
argument of perigee: 230.9438°
revolutions per day: 0.24071851
mean anomaly at epoch: 359.3959°
orbit number at epoch: 4638

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

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