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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   21127.56193453  .00000185  00000-0  25349-3 0  9991
2 00016  34.2638 298.9663 2025687 164.2410 203.2028 10.48718478492860
Epoch (UTC): 07 May 2021 13:29:11
Eccentricity: 0.2025687
inclination: 34.2638°
perigee height: 652 km
apogee height: 4224 km
right ascension of ascending node: 298.9663°
argument of perigee: 164.2410°
revolutions per day: 10.48718478
mean anomaly at epoch: 203.2028°
orbit number at epoch: 49286

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

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