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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   24113.87351876  .00001389  00000-0  19442-2 0  9991
2 00016  34.2641  56.0115 2023998  44.5328 330.1187 10.49205383606400
Epoch (UTC): 22 April 2024 20:57:52
Eccentricity: 0.2023998
inclination: 34.2641°
perigee height: 652 km
apogee height: 4219 km
right ascension of ascending node: 56.0115°
argument of perigee: 44.5328°
revolutions per day: 10.49205383
mean anomaly at epoch: 330.1187°
orbit number at epoch: 60640

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

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