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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   18109.71856177 +.00000145 +00000-0 +20946-3 0  9997
2    16 034.2602 275.0548 2023421 147.8933 226.2722 10.48643746375928
Epoch (UTC): 19 April 2018 17:14:43
Eccentricity: 0.2023421
inclination: 34.2602°
perigee height: 655 km
apogee height: 4223 km
right ascension of ascending node: 275.0548°
argument of perigee: 147.8933°
revolutions per day: 10.48643746
mean anomaly at epoch: 226.2722°
orbit number at epoch: 37592

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

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