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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   21165.46524590  .00000036  00000-0  43586-4 0  9991
2 00016  34.2667 189.5316 2027096 324.0002  23.9339 10.48731637496847
Epoch (UTC): 14 June 2021 11:09:57
Eccentricity: 0.2027096
inclination: 34.2667°
perigee height: 651 km
apogee height: 4225 km
right ascension of ascending node: 189.5316°
argument of perigee: 324.0002°
revolutions per day: 10.48731637
mean anomaly at epoch: 23.9339°
orbit number at epoch: 49684

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

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