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Vanguard 1 - 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     5U 58002B   17175.53432281 +.00000098 +00000-0 +13823-3 0  9996
2     5 034.2462 342.3861 1842390 132.7826 244.3179 10.84711390087099
Epoch (UTC): 24 June 2017 12:49:25
Eccentricity: 0.1842390
inclination: 34.2462°
perigee height: 654 km
apogee height: 3830 km
right ascension of ascending node: 342.3861°
argument of perigee: 132.7826°
revolutions per day: 10.84711390
mean anomaly at epoch: 244.3179°
orbit number at epoch: 8709

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

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