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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   18171.25305683 +.00000117 +00000-0 +19069-3 0  9999
2    16 034.2622 097.4115 2025219 047.3069 328.1256 10.48657333382386
Epoch (UTC): 20 June 2018 06:04:24
Eccentricity: 0.2025219
inclination: 34.2622°
perigee height: 653 km
apogee height: 4224 km
right ascension of ascending node: 97.4115°
argument of perigee: 47.3069°
revolutions per day: 10.48657333
mean anomaly at epoch: 328.1256°
orbit number at epoch: 38238

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

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