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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   22272.67756689 -.00000064  00000-0 -86879-4 0  9995
2 00016  34.2615 265.7005 2027014 155.4536 215.7874 10.48816793546422
Epoch (UTC): 29 September 2022 16:15:41
Eccentricity: 0.2027014
inclination: 34.2615°
perigee height: 651 km
apogee height: 4225 km
right ascension of ascending node: 265.7005°
argument of perigee: 155.4536°
revolutions per day: 10.48816793
mean anomaly at epoch: 215.7874°
orbit number at epoch: 54642

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

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