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Vanguard 1 - 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     5U 58002B   19111.34146608 -.00000026  00000-0 -59171-4 0  9992
2     5  34.2568  91.4800 1844669 248.5410  90.9117 10.84770688159392
Epoch (UTC): 21 April 2019 08:11:42
Eccentricity: 0.1844669
inclination: 34.2568°
perigee height: 652 km
apogee height: 3832 km
right ascension of ascending node: 91.4800°
argument of perigee: 248.5410°
revolutions per day: 10.84770688
mean anomaly at epoch: 90.9117°
orbit number at epoch: 15939

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

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