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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   19290.16336808  .00000149  00000-0  19163-3 0  9993
2     5  34.2493 260.8436 1842764 333.0659  18.4862 10.84774696178829
Epoch (UTC): 17 October 2019 03:55:15
Eccentricity: 0.1842764
inclination: 34.2493°
perigee height: 653 km
apogee height: 3830 km
right ascension of ascending node: 260.8436°
argument of perigee: 333.0659°
revolutions per day: 10.84774696
mean anomaly at epoch: 18.4862°
orbit number at epoch: 17882

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

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