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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 00016U 58002A   21023.83917717  .00000051  00000-0  99364-4 0  9994
2 00016  34.2569 238.4124 2022558  86.8963 295.9562 10.48690343481971
Epoch (UTC): 23 January 2021 20:08:24
Eccentricity: 0.2022558
inclination: 34.2569°
perigee height: 655 km
apogee height: 4222 km
right ascension of ascending node: 238.4124°
argument of perigee: 86.8963°
revolutions per day: 10.48690343
mean anomaly at epoch: 295.9562°
orbit number at epoch: 48197

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

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