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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   19316.59017745 -.00000128 +00000-0 -15030-3 0  9995
2    16 034.2647 063.6787 2027407 039.2053 333.9162 10.48733982435965
Epoch (UTC): 12 November 2019 14:09:51
Eccentricity: 0.2027407
inclination: 34.2647°
perigee height: 651 km
apogee height: 4225 km
right ascension of ascending node: 63.6787°
argument of perigee: 39.2053°
revolutions per day: 10.48733982
mean anomaly at epoch: 333.9162°
orbit number at epoch: 43596

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

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