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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   24174.31592673  .00000380  00000-0  50101-3 0  9997
2 00016  34.2740 241.3143 2025741 299.5908  41.7863 10.49300572612751
Epoch (UTC): 22 June 2024 07:34:56
Eccentricity: 0.2025741
inclination: 34.2740°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 4220 km
right ascension of ascending node: 241.3143°
argument of perigee: 299.5908°
revolutions per day: 10.49300572
mean anomaly at epoch: 41.7863°
orbit number at epoch: 61275

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

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