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Location: Colonia Mina de C?rbuni
(46.1667°N, 22.7167°E)
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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   24103.30187204  .00000576  00000-0  80660-3 0  9998
2 00016  34.2648  86.5730 2024140 359.9032   0.1010 10.49178383605297
Epoch (UTC): 12 April 2024 07:14:41
Eccentricity: 0.2024140
inclination: 34.2648°
perigee height: 652 km
apogee height: 4220 km
right ascension of ascending node: 86.5730°
argument of perigee: 359.9032°
revolutions per day: 10.49178383
mean anomaly at epoch: 0.1010°
orbit number at epoch: 60529

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

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