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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   19293.91336369 -.00000055 +00000-0 -91181-4 0  9992
2    16 034.2740 129.1753 2028108 303.5715 038.7106 10.48738269433588
Epoch (UTC): 20 October 2019 21:55:14
Eccentricity: 0.2028108
inclination: 34.2740°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 4226 km
right ascension of ascending node: 129.1753°
argument of perigee: 303.5715°
revolutions per day: 10.48738269
mean anomaly at epoch: 38.7106°
orbit number at epoch: 43358

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

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