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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 00005U 58002B   21169.42599990  .00000036  00000-0  27731-4 0  9999
2 00005  34.2460 180.7588 1845827 199.3192 152.7255 10.84831139245008
Epoch (UTC): 18 June 2021 10:13:26
Eccentricity: 0.1845827
inclination: 34.2460°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 3832 km
right ascension of ascending node: 180.7588°
argument of perigee: 199.3192°
revolutions per day: 10.84831139
mean anomaly at epoch: 152.7255°
orbit number at epoch: 24500

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

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