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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   18197.82717355 +.00000183 +00000-0 +25291-3 0  9990
2    16 034.2654 020.6877 2026432 159.3525 210.2444 10.48666129385176
Epoch (UTC): 16 July 2018 19:51:07
Eccentricity: 0.2026432
inclination: 34.2654°
perigee height: 652 km
apogee height: 4225 km
right ascension of ascending node: 20.6877°
argument of perigee: 159.3525°
revolutions per day: 10.48666129
mean anomaly at epoch: 210.2444°
orbit number at epoch: 38517

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

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