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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   24109.20689285  .00001219  00000-0  17044-2 0  9999
2 00016  34.2638  69.5016 2024005  24.8345 343.7360 10.49191335605914
Epoch (UTC): 18 April 2024 04:57:55
Eccentricity: 0.2024005
inclination: 34.2638°
perigee height: 652 km
apogee height: 4219 km
right ascension of ascending node: 69.5016°
argument of perigee: 24.8345°
revolutions per day: 10.49191335
mean anomaly at epoch: 343.7360°
orbit number at epoch: 60591

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

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