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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   20022.54403897 -.00000009 +00000-0 -12047-4 0  9997
2    16 034.2644 218.7820 2027901 338.3509 014.2033 10.48718815443414
Epoch (UTC): 22 January 2020 13:03:24
Eccentricity: 0.2027901
inclination: 34.2644°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 4226 km
right ascension of ascending node: 218.7820°
argument of perigee: 338.3509°
revolutions per day: 10.48718815
mean anomaly at epoch: 14.2033°
orbit number at epoch: 44341

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

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