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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   21107.37313198  .00000160  00000-0  25104-3 0  9990
2 00016  34.2665 357.2614 2024834  79.1065 302.9479 10.48710127490743
Epoch (UTC): 17 April 2021 08:57:18
Eccentricity: 0.2024834
inclination: 34.2665°
perigee height: 653 km
apogee height: 4223 km
right ascension of ascending node: 357.2614°
argument of perigee: 79.1065°
revolutions per day: 10.48710127
mean anomaly at epoch: 302.9479°
orbit number at epoch: 49074

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

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