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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   19343.47553533  .00000109  00000-0  11749-3 0  9990
2     5  34.2522  96.6227 1844486 212.9958 134.0966 10.84787283184615
Epoch (UTC): 09 December 2019 11:24:46
Eccentricity: 0.1844486
inclination: 34.2522°
perigee height: 652 km
apogee height: 3832 km
right ascension of ascending node: 96.6227°
argument of perigee: 212.9958°
revolutions per day: 10.84787283
mean anomaly at epoch: 134.0966°
orbit number at epoch: 18461

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

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