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Location: Medlow Airstrip Trail, Medlow Bath NSW 2780, Australia
(33.6682°S, 150.3233°E)
Time: 08:23:28
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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   19258.48911620  .00000098  00000-0  11238-3 0  9991
2     5  34.2504 358.3592 1841902 190.6012 164.9909 10.84766814175381
Epoch (UTC): 15 September 2019 11:44:19
Eccentricity: 0.1841902
inclination: 34.2504°
perigee height: 654 km
apogee height: 3829 km
right ascension of ascending node: 358.3592°
argument of perigee: 190.6012°
revolutions per day: 10.84766814
mean anomaly at epoch: 164.9909°
orbit number at epoch: 17538

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

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