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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   19049.74362953 -.00000084 +00000-0 -10871-3 0  9996
2     5 034.2511 281.2338 1846091 331.3478 019.6781 10.84780594152611
Epoch (UTC): 18 February 2019 17:50:49
Eccentricity: 0.1846091
inclination: 34.2511°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 3833 km
right ascension of ascending node: 281.2338°
argument of perigee: 331.3478°
revolutions per day: 10.84780594
mean anomaly at epoch: 19.6781°
orbit number at epoch: 15261

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

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