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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   20227.53403767  .00000085  00000-0  82088-4 0  9991
2     5  34.2614  49.3556 1846974 253.6981  85.3454 10.84865031211652
Epoch (UTC): 14 August 2020 12:49:00
Eccentricity: 0.1846974
inclination: 34.2614°
perigee height: 649 km
apogee height: 3833 km
right ascension of ascending node: 49.3556°
argument of perigee: 253.6981°
revolutions per day: 10.84865031
mean anomaly at epoch: 85.3454°
orbit number at epoch: 21165

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

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