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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   21208.71426602  .00000212  00000-0  29657-3 0  9990
2 00016  34.2652  64.6167 2027718 146.4133 228.3251 10.48742101501388
Epoch (UTC): 27 July 2021 17:08:32
Eccentricity: 0.2027718
inclination: 34.2652°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 4226 km
right ascension of ascending node: 64.6167°
argument of perigee: 146.4133°
revolutions per day: 10.48742101
mean anomaly at epoch: 228.3251°
orbit number at epoch: 50138

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

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