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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   21168.68974426  .00000028  00000-0  18593-4 0  9994
2 00005  34.2453 183.0276 1845797 196.0048 157.3586 10.84831089244922
Epoch (UTC): 17 June 2021 16:33:13
Eccentricity: 0.1845797
inclination: 34.2453°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 3832 km
right ascension of ascending node: 183.0276°
argument of perigee: 196.0048°
revolutions per day: 10.84831089
mean anomaly at epoch: 157.3586°
orbit number at epoch: 24492

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

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