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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   20296.12995407 +.00000008 +00000-0 -81725-5 0  9993
2     5 034.2489 198.0180 1846192 202.4471 148.3872 10.84869281219119
Epoch (UTC): 22 October 2020 03:07:08
Eccentricity: 0.1846192
inclination: 34.2489°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 3832 km
right ascension of ascending node: 198.0180°
argument of perigee: 202.4471°
revolutions per day: 10.84869281
mean anomaly at epoch: 148.3872°
orbit number at epoch: 21911

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

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