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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   19259.22540377 +.00000110 +00000-0 +12636-3 0  9999
2     5 034.2509 356.0920 1841943 193.9150 160.3112 10.84767001175363
Epoch (UTC): 16 September 2019 05:24:34
Eccentricity: 0.1841943
inclination: 34.2509°
perigee height: 654 km
apogee height: 3829 km
right ascension of ascending node: 356.0920°
argument of perigee: 193.9150°
revolutions per day: 10.84767001
mean anomaly at epoch: 160.3112°
orbit number at epoch: 17536

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

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