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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 00005U 58002B   17320.10395434  .00000222  00000-0  30772-3 0  9990
2 00005  34.2452 257.1553 1846624  63.1713 314.5629 10.84763897102799
Epoch (UTC): 16 November 2017 02:29:41
Eccentricity: 0.1846624
inclination: 34.2452°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 3834 km
right ascension of ascending node: 257.1553°
argument of perigee: 63.1713°
revolutions per day: 10.84763897
mean anomaly at epoch: 314.5629°
orbit number at epoch: 10279

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

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