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Vanguard 1 Rocket - 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    16U 58002A   18016.75103101 +.00000012 +00000-0 +37216-4 0  9992
2    16 034.2557 183.3783 2022243 115.9530 266.2913 10.48628437366161
Epoch (UTC): 16 January 2018 18:01:29
Eccentricity: 0.2022243
inclination: 34.2557°
perigee height: 656 km
apogee height: 4222 km
right ascension of ascending node: 183.3783°
argument of perigee: 115.9530°
revolutions per day: 10.48628437
mean anomaly at epoch: 266.2913°
orbit number at epoch: 36616

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

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