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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   22268.46287552  .00000203  00000-0  26771-3 0  9990
2 00005  34.2436 191.2006 1846683 127.6953 250.5858 10.85011056295407
Epoch (UTC): 25 September 2022 11:06:32
Eccentricity: 0.1846683
inclination: 34.2436°
perigee height: 649 km
apogee height: 3832 km
right ascension of ascending node: 191.2006°
argument of perigee: 127.6953°
revolutions per day: 10.85011056
mean anomaly at epoch: 250.5858°
orbit number at epoch: 29540

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

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