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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   19293.01882992  .00000169  00000-0  22386-3 0  9993
2     5  34.2473 252.0494 1842726 345.9174   9.6047 10.84775524179139
Epoch (UTC): 20 October 2019 00:27:06
Eccentricity: 0.1842726
inclination: 34.2473°
perigee height: 653 km
apogee height: 3830 km
right ascension of ascending node: 252.0494°
argument of perigee: 345.9174°
revolutions per day: 10.84775524
mean anomaly at epoch: 9.6047°
orbit number at epoch: 17913

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

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