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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   20330.58480217  .00000042  00000-0  41030-4 0  9993
2    16  34.2685  49.4191 2021686 197.1189 155.0029 10.48679904475743
Epoch (UTC): 25 November 2020 14:02:06
Eccentricity: 0.2021686
inclination: 34.2685°
perigee height: 656 km
apogee height: 4221 km
right ascension of ascending node: 49.4191°
argument of perigee: 197.1189°
revolutions per day: 10.48679904
mean anomaly at epoch: 155.0029°
orbit number at epoch: 47574

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

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