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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 00005U 58002B   22278.03331743  .00000253  00000-0  31198-3 0  9990
2 00005  34.2443 161.6983 1846422 170.7972 193.1928 10.85015606296441
Epoch (UTC): 05 October 2022 00:47:58
Eccentricity: 0.1846422
inclination: 34.2443°
perigee height: 649 km
apogee height: 3832 km
right ascension of ascending node: 161.6983°
argument of perigee: 170.7972°
revolutions per day: 10.85015606
mean anomaly at epoch: 193.1928°
orbit number at epoch: 29644

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

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