User: anonymous   Login
Location: Unspecified
(35.7250°N, 0.0000°E)
Time: 00:02:52
(UTC+00:00)
Language:

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   19168.29394738 -.00000005 +00000-0 +49703-5 0  9996
2    16 034.2597 131.9241 2026034 133.8643 244.8246 10.48746922420396
Epoch (UTC): 17 June 2019 07:03:17
Eccentricity: 0.2026034
inclination: 34.2597°
perigee height: 652 km
apogee height: 4224 km
right ascension of ascending node: 131.9241°
argument of perigee: 133.8643°
revolutions per day: 10.48746922
mean anomaly at epoch: 244.8246°
orbit number at epoch: 42039

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

DLR