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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   21164.41717826  .00000044  00000-0  51597-4 0  9991
2    16  34.2678 192.5583 2027164 319.5808  27.0224 10.48731531496726
Epoch (UTC): 13 June 2021 10:00:44
Eccentricity: 0.2027164
inclination: 34.2678°
perigee height: 651 km
apogee height: 4225 km
right ascension of ascending node: 192.5583°
argument of perigee: 319.5808°
revolutions per day: 10.48731531
mean anomaly at epoch: 27.0224°
orbit number at epoch: 49672

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

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