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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   19320.68702609 -.00000122 +00000-0 -13983-3 0  9999
2    16 034.2655 051.8443 2027415 056.4848 321.3324 10.48733283436397
Epoch (UTC): 16 November 2019 16:29:19
Eccentricity: 0.2027415
inclination: 34.2655°
perigee height: 651 km
apogee height: 4225 km
right ascension of ascending node: 51.8443°
argument of perigee: 56.4848°
revolutions per day: 10.48733283
mean anomaly at epoch: 321.3324°
orbit number at epoch: 43639

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

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