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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   19340.53026882 +.00000091 +00000-0 +98380-4 0  9993
2     5 034.2489 105.6938 1844234 199.7422 152.1450 10.84786713184195
Epoch (UTC): 06 December 2019 12:43:35
Eccentricity: 0.1844234
inclination: 34.2489°
perigee height: 652 km
apogee height: 3831 km
right ascension of ascending node: 105.6938°
argument of perigee: 199.7422°
revolutions per day: 10.84786713
mean anomaly at epoch: 152.1450°
orbit number at epoch: 18419

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

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