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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   19232.48832646 -.00000058  00000-0 -52907-4 0  9992
2    16  34.2632 306.5651 2026258  44.5497 330.1211 10.48745893427129
Epoch (UTC): 20 August 2019 11:43:11
Eccentricity: 0.2026258
inclination: 34.2632°
perigee height: 652 km
apogee height: 4224 km
right ascension of ascending node: 306.5651°
argument of perigee: 44.5497°
revolutions per day: 10.48745893
mean anomaly at epoch: 330.1211°
orbit number at epoch: 42712

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

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