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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   21213.85514681  .00000214  00000-0  28778-3 0  9991
2 00016  34.2667  49.7660 2027918 168.0971 197.5994 10.48744332501927
Epoch (UTC): 01 August 2021 20:31:24
Eccentricity: 0.2027918
inclination: 34.2667°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 4226 km
right ascension of ascending node: 49.7660°
argument of perigee: 168.0971°
revolutions per day: 10.48744332
mean anomaly at epoch: 197.5994°
orbit number at epoch: 50192

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

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