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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 00016U 58002A   22278.57939370 -.00000047  00000-0 -75623-4 0  9996
2 00016  34.2635 248.6471 2027348 180.3580 179.5496 10.48816253547044
Epoch (UTC): 05 October 2022 13:54:19
Eccentricity: 0.2027348
inclination: 34.2635°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 4225 km
right ascension of ascending node: 248.6471°
argument of perigee: 180.3580°
revolutions per day: 10.48816253
mean anomaly at epoch: 179.5496°
orbit number at epoch: 54704

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

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