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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   19345.35367635 -.00000132 +00000-0 -18198-3 0  9990
2    16 034.2671 340.6094 2027985 160.5027 208.6052 10.48728032438982
Epoch (UTC): 11 December 2019 08:29:17
Eccentricity: 0.2027985
inclination: 34.2671°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 4226 km
right ascension of ascending node: 340.6094°
argument of perigee: 160.5027°
revolutions per day: 10.48728032
mean anomaly at epoch: 208.6052°
orbit number at epoch: 43898

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

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