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Vela 3A - 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  1458U 65058A   21289.67939064 -.00000842  00000-0  00000+0 0  9992
2  1458  20.8339   8.4241 4934002 272.4127 359.1239  0.21355650 82550
Epoch (UTC): 16 October 2021 16:18:19
Eccentricity: 0.4934002
inclination: 20.8339°
perigee height: 53516 km
apogee height: 170184 km
right ascension of ascending node: 8.4241°
argument of perigee: 272.4127°
revolutions per day: 0.21355650
mean anomaly at epoch: 359.1239°
orbit number at epoch: 8255

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

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