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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   22019.05466698  .00000148  00000-0  19942-3 0  9991
2 00016  34.2632 278.1995 2026531 165.8148 200.9218 10.48799920519794
Epoch (UTC): 19 January 2022 01:18:43
Eccentricity: 0.2026531
inclination: 34.2632°
perigee height: 651 km
apogee height: 4224 km
right ascension of ascending node: 278.1995°
argument of perigee: 165.8148°
revolutions per day: 10.48799920
mean anomaly at epoch: 200.9218°
orbit number at epoch: 51979

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

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