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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   21169.18121405  .00000043  00000-0  60956-4 0  9990
2    16  34.2633 178.7990 2026855 339.6729  13.3287 10.48731813497222
Epoch (UTC): 18 June 2021 04:20:56
Eccentricity: 0.2026855
inclination: 34.2633°
perigee height: 651 km
apogee height: 4225 km
right ascension of ascending node: 178.7990°
argument of perigee: 339.6729°
revolutions per day: 10.48731813
mean anomaly at epoch: 13.3287°
orbit number at epoch: 49722

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

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