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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 00016U 58002A   22269.72639260 -.00000072  00000-0 -91421-4 0  9990
2 00016  34.2629 274.2257 2027031 143.0054 232.9130 10.48817222546118
Epoch (UTC): 26 September 2022 17:26:00
Eccentricity: 0.2027031
inclination: 34.2629°
perigee height: 651 km
apogee height: 4225 km
right ascension of ascending node: 274.2257°
argument of perigee: 143.0054°
revolutions per day: 10.48817222
mean anomaly at epoch: 232.9130°
orbit number at epoch: 54611

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

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