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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   19258.29921577 -.00000072 +00000-0 -97273-4 0  9992
2    16 034.2599 232.0181 2026366 153.4125 218.6530 10.48742985429844
Epoch (UTC): 15 September 2019 07:10:52
Eccentricity: 0.2026366
inclination: 34.2599°
perigee height: 652 km
apogee height: 4225 km
right ascension of ascending node: 232.0181°
argument of perigee: 153.4125°
revolutions per day: 10.48742985
mean anomaly at epoch: 218.6530°
orbit number at epoch: 42984

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

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