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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 00837U 64040B   17215.03688706 -.00000943  00000-0  00000+0 0  9992
2 00837  33.0826 272.2111 7980820 237.8610 359.0133  0.24306808 46510
Epoch (UTC): 03 August 2017 00:53:07
Eccentricity: 0.7980820
inclination: 33.0826°
perigee height: 15521 km
apogee height: 188631 km
right ascension of ascending node: 272.2111°
argument of perigee: 237.8610°
revolutions per day: 0.24306808
mean anomaly at epoch: 359.0133°
orbit number at epoch: 4651

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

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