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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   22275.62853505 -.00000030  00000-0 -45766-4 0  9991
2 00016  34.2621 257.1735 2027131 167.9056 197.8767 10.48816550546735
Epoch (UTC): 02 October 2022 15:05:05
Eccentricity: 0.2027131
inclination: 34.2621°
perigee height: 651 km
apogee height: 4225 km
right ascension of ascending node: 257.1735°
argument of perigee: 167.9056°
revolutions per day: 10.48816550
mean anomaly at epoch: 197.8767°
orbit number at epoch: 54673

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

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