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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   19324.49776749 -.00000101 +00000-0 -10980-3 0  9999
2    16 034.2667 040.8401 2027484 072.5540 308.5589 10.48732841436799
Epoch (UTC): 20 November 2019 11:56:47
Eccentricity: 0.2027484
inclination: 34.2667°
perigee height: 651 km
apogee height: 4226 km
right ascension of ascending node: 40.8401°
argument of perigee: 72.5540°
revolutions per day: 10.48732841
mean anomaly at epoch: 308.5589°
orbit number at epoch: 43679

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

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