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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   19342.87838263 -.00000125 +00000-0 -16780-3 0  9991
2    16 034.2668 347.7591 2027911 150.0621 223.3254 10.48728717438721
Epoch (UTC): 08 December 2019 21:04:52
Eccentricity: 0.2027911
inclination: 34.2668°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 4226 km
right ascension of ascending node: 347.7591°
argument of perigee: 150.0621°
revolutions per day: 10.48728717
mean anomaly at epoch: 223.3254°
orbit number at epoch: 43872

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

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