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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   18198.18742703 -.00000042 +00000-0 -26891-4 0  9997
2     5 034.2425 228.3338 1845805 076.9672 302.9595 10.84817993129098
Epoch (UTC): 17 July 2018 04:29:53
Eccentricity: 0.1845805
inclination: 34.2425°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 3832 km
right ascension of ascending node: 228.3338°
argument of perigee: 76.9672°
revolutions per day: 10.84817993
mean anomaly at epoch: 302.9595°
orbit number at epoch: 12909

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

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