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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   18263.46461840 -.00000070 +00000-0 -73842-4 0  9990
2     5 034.2497 027.2455 1846234 010.7052 352.7857 10.84814854136183
Epoch (UTC): 20 September 2018 11:09:03
Eccentricity: 0.1846234
inclination: 34.2497°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 3833 km
right ascension of ascending node: 27.2455°
argument of perigee: 10.7052°
revolutions per day: 10.84814854
mean anomaly at epoch: 352.7857°
orbit number at epoch: 13618

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

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