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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    16U 58002A   20021.59120537 -.00000035 +00000-0 -48986-4 0  9998
2    16 034.2670 221.5334 2028113 334.3351 016.8849 10.48718868443312
Epoch (UTC): 21 January 2020 14:11:20
Eccentricity: 0.2028113
inclination: 34.2670°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 4226 km
right ascension of ascending node: 221.5334°
argument of perigee: 334.3351°
revolutions per day: 10.48718868
mean anomaly at epoch: 16.8849°
orbit number at epoch: 44331

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

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