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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   21062.49877201  .00000199  00000-0  24960-3 0  9994
2 00016  34.2746 126.8030 2024010 249.9267  87.3040 10.48697167486035
Epoch (UTC): 03 March 2021 11:58:13
Eccentricity: 0.2024010
inclination: 34.2746°
perigee height: 654 km
apogee height: 4223 km
right ascension of ascending node: 126.8030°
argument of perigee: 249.9267°
revolutions per day: 10.48697167
mean anomaly at epoch: 87.3040°
orbit number at epoch: 48603

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

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