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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   21206.90526643  .00000217  00000-0  30761-3 0  9998
2 00016  34.2650  69.8421 2027642 138.7842 238.4990 10.48741354501193
Epoch (UTC): 25 July 2021 21:43:35
Eccentricity: 0.2027642
inclination: 34.2650°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 4226 km
right ascension of ascending node: 69.8421°
argument of perigee: 138.7842°
revolutions per day: 10.48741354
mean anomaly at epoch: 238.4990°
orbit number at epoch: 50119

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

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