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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   24107.01634619  .00000994  00000-0  13912-2 0  9996
2 00016  34.2638  75.8341 2024060  15.5865 349.8716 10.49185860605682
Epoch (UTC): 16 April 2024 00:23:32
Eccentricity: 0.2024060
inclination: 34.2638°
perigee height: 652 km
apogee height: 4219 km
right ascension of ascending node: 75.8341°
argument of perigee: 15.5865°
revolutions per day: 10.49185860
mean anomaly at epoch: 349.8716°
orbit number at epoch: 60568

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

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