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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   19290.67422965 -.00000063  00000-0 -10726-3 0  9994
2    16  34.2753 138.5275 2028135 289.9212  49.4851 10.48738589433226
Epoch (UTC): 17 October 2019 16:10:53
Eccentricity: 0.2028135
inclination: 34.2753°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 4226 km
right ascension of ascending node: 138.5275°
argument of perigee: 289.9212°
revolutions per day: 10.48738589
mean anomaly at epoch: 49.4851°
orbit number at epoch: 43322

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

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