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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   21130.79868365  .00000171  00000-0  22695-3 0  9997
2 00016  34.2649 289.6176 2025904 177.8926 183.1903 10.48719592493207
Epoch (UTC): 10 May 2021 19:10:06
Eccentricity: 0.2025904
inclination: 34.2649°
perigee height: 652 km
apogee height: 4224 km
right ascension of ascending node: 289.6176°
argument of perigee: 177.8926°
revolutions per day: 10.48719592
mean anomaly at epoch: 183.1903°
orbit number at epoch: 49320

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

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