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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   19231.97615298  .00000021  00000-0  54403-4 0  9996
2     5  34.2446  80.0053 1841303  71.2874 307.8005 10.84763874172501
Epoch (UTC): 19 August 2019 23:25:39
Eccentricity: 0.1841303
inclination: 34.2446°
perigee height: 655 km
apogee height: 3829 km
right ascension of ascending node: 80.0053°
argument of perigee: 71.2874°
revolutions per day: 10.84763874
mean anomaly at epoch: 307.8005°
orbit number at epoch: 17250

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

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