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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   17142.36525652 +.00000034 +00000-0 +32182-4 0  9998
2    16 034.2617 154.3789 2027545 186.7986 170.0467 10.48641753341034
Epoch (UTC): 22 May 2017 08:45:58
Eccentricity: 0.2027545
inclination: 34.2617°
perigee height: 651 km
apogee height: 4226 km
right ascension of ascending node: 154.3789°
argument of perigee: 186.7986°
revolutions per day: 10.48641753
mean anomaly at epoch: 170.0467°
orbit number at epoch: 34103

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

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