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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   20335.15485789  .00000071  00000-0  75740-4 0  9997
2    16  34.2728  36.2298 2021944 216.3871 128.0915 10.48680380476220
Epoch (UTC): 30 November 2020 03:42:59
Eccentricity: 0.2021944
inclination: 34.2728°
perigee height: 656 km
apogee height: 4221 km
right ascension of ascending node: 36.2298°
argument of perigee: 216.3871°
revolutions per day: 10.48680380
mean anomaly at epoch: 128.0915°
orbit number at epoch: 47622

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

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