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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   19285.05401059 -.00000059  00000-0 -10813-3 0  9993
2    16  34.2757 154.7530 2028053 266.2374  70.5583 10.48739538432636
Epoch (UTC): 12 October 2019 01:17:46
Eccentricity: 0.2028053
inclination: 34.2757°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 4226 km
right ascension of ascending node: 154.7530°
argument of perigee: 266.2374°
revolutions per day: 10.48739538
mean anomaly at epoch: 70.5583°
orbit number at epoch: 43263

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

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