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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   21135.74900382  .00000219  00000-0  28434-3 0  9993
2 00016  34.2676 275.3207 2026379 198.7691 152.6032 10.48721642493722
Epoch (UTC): 15 May 2021 17:58:33
Eccentricity: 0.2026379
inclination: 34.2676°
perigee height: 652 km
apogee height: 4225 km
right ascension of ascending node: 275.3207°
argument of perigee: 198.7691°
revolutions per day: 10.48721642
mean anomaly at epoch: 152.6032°
orbit number at epoch: 49372

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

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