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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   19326.49826832 -.00000114  00000-0 -12865-3 0  9998
2    16  34.2670  35.0635 2027537  80.9893 301.3264 10.48732431436999
Epoch (UTC): 22 November 2019 11:57:30
Eccentricity: 0.2027537
inclination: 34.2670°
perigee height: 651 km
apogee height: 4226 km
right ascension of ascending node: 35.0635°
argument of perigee: 80.9893°
revolutions per day: 10.48732431
mean anomaly at epoch: 301.3264°
orbit number at epoch: 43699

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

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