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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   17322.01452275 +.00000021 +00000-0 +24644-5 0  9991
2    16 034.2741 355.7725 2022835 224.1525 117.8844 10.48623970359894
Epoch (UTC): 18 November 2017 00:20:54
Eccentricity: 0.2022835
inclination: 34.2741°
perigee height: 655 km
apogee height: 4222 km
right ascension of ascending node: 355.7725°
argument of perigee: 224.1525°
revolutions per day: 10.48623970
mean anomaly at epoch: 117.8844°
orbit number at epoch: 35989

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

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