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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   19048.73042595 -.00000082  00000-0 -10795-3 0  9994
2     5  34.2523 284.3549 1846165 326.7884  22.9044 10.84780832152606
Epoch (UTC): 17 February 2019 17:31:48
Eccentricity: 0.1846165
inclination: 34.2523°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 3833 km
right ascension of ascending node: 284.3549°
argument of perigee: 326.7884°
revolutions per day: 10.84780832
mean anomaly at epoch: 22.9044°
orbit number at epoch: 15260

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

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