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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   17328.76034053  .00000200  00000-0  27449-3 0  9990
2 00005  34.2443 230.4905 1846651 102.1149 279.1350 10.84767994103735
Epoch (UTC): 24 November 2017 18:14:53
Eccentricity: 0.1846651
inclination: 34.2443°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 3834 km
right ascension of ascending node: 230.4905°
argument of perigee: 102.1149°
revolutions per day: 10.84767994
mean anomaly at epoch: 279.1350°
orbit number at epoch: 10373

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

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