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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 00005U 58002B   24113.31623399  .00001754  00000-0  22377-2 0  9997
2 00005  34.2476 219.4569 1840675 195.9419 157.4681 10.85310735357851
Epoch (UTC): 22 April 2024 07:35:22
Eccentricity: 0.1840675
inclination: 34.2476°
perigee height: 653 km
apogee height: 3825 km
right ascension of ascending node: 219.4569°
argument of perigee: 195.9419°
revolutions per day: 10.85310735
mean anomaly at epoch: 157.4681°
orbit number at epoch: 35785

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

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