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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   19286.95906683 -.00000062 +00000-0 -10968-3 0  9991
2    16 034.2759 149.2532 2028099 274.2656 063.0288 10.48739228432850
Epoch (UTC): 13 October 2019 23:01:03
Eccentricity: 0.2028099
inclination: 34.2759°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 4226 km
right ascension of ascending node: 149.2532°
argument of perigee: 274.2656°
revolutions per day: 10.48739228
mean anomaly at epoch: 63.0288°
orbit number at epoch: 43285

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

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