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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   20340.20171171 +.00000092 +00000-0 +10145-3 0  9996
2    16 034.2776 021.6686 2022167 237.6574 101.2265 10.48681227476767
Epoch (UTC): 05 December 2020 04:50:27
Eccentricity: 0.2022167
inclination: 34.2776°
perigee height: 655 km
apogee height: 4221 km
right ascension of ascending node: 21.6686°
argument of perigee: 237.6574°
revolutions per day: 10.48681227
mean anomaly at epoch: 101.2265°
orbit number at epoch: 47676

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

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