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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   836U 64040A   21288.94243289  .00000761  00000-0  00000+0 0  9996
2   836  29.4164 175.3488 8042227 302.8000   1.3675  0.23913540 50003
Epoch (UTC): 15 October 2021 22:37:06
Eccentricity: 0.8042227
inclination: 29.4164°
perigee height: 15087 km
apogee height: 191436 km
right ascension of ascending node: 175.3488°
argument of perigee: 302.8000°
revolutions per day: 0.23913540
mean anomaly at epoch: 1.3675°
orbit number at epoch: 5000

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

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