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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   21217.18698653  .00000208  00000-0  27331-3 0  9990
2 00016  34.2689  40.1409 2028021 182.1506 176.9014 10.48745629502277
Epoch (UTC): 05 August 2021 04:29:15
Eccentricity: 0.2028021
inclination: 34.2689°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 4226 km
right ascension of ascending node: 40.1409°
argument of perigee: 182.1506°
revolutions per day: 10.48745629
mean anomaly at epoch: 176.9014°
orbit number at epoch: 50227

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

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