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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   18170.87192447 +.00000121 +00000-0 +19609-3 0  9993
2    16 034.2620 098.5118 2025210 045.6999 329.2876 10.48657281382341
Epoch (UTC): 19 June 2018 20:55:34
Eccentricity: 0.2025210
inclination: 34.2620°
perigee height: 653 km
apogee height: 4224 km
right ascension of ascending node: 98.5118°
argument of perigee: 45.6999°
revolutions per day: 10.48657281
mean anomaly at epoch: 329.2876°
orbit number at epoch: 38234

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

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