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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   21341.47881434  .00000148  00000-0  20757-3 0  9999
2 00016  34.2711  41.1735 2027670 346.2297   9.0054 10.48788121515329
Epoch (UTC): 07 December 2021 11:29:29
Eccentricity: 0.2027670
inclination: 34.2711°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 4225 km
right ascension of ascending node: 41.1735°
argument of perigee: 346.2297°
revolutions per day: 10.48788121
mean anomaly at epoch: 9.0054°
orbit number at epoch: 51532

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

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