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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   20224.76807167 -.00000110 +00000-0 -13411-3 0  9991
2    16 034.2650 354.8650 2023110 110.9670 271.8392 10.48677335464643
Epoch (UTC): 11 August 2020 18:26:01
Eccentricity: 0.2023110
inclination: 34.2650°
perigee height: 655 km
apogee height: 4222 km
right ascension of ascending node: 354.8650°
argument of perigee: 110.9670°
revolutions per day: 10.48677335
mean anomaly at epoch: 271.8392°
orbit number at epoch: 46464

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

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