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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   19237.53771901 -.00000055 +00000-0 -46902-4 0  9994
2    16 034.2624 291.9822 2026307 065.8438 314.0300 10.48745514427662
Epoch (UTC): 25 August 2019 12:54:18
Eccentricity: 0.2026307
inclination: 34.2624°
perigee height: 652 km
apogee height: 4224 km
right ascension of ascending node: 291.9822°
argument of perigee: 65.8438°
revolutions per day: 10.48745514
mean anomaly at epoch: 314.0300°
orbit number at epoch: 42766

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

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