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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   21204.96863927 -.00000125  00000-0 -14826-3 0  9993
2     5  34.2499  71.2852 1845124 359.2060   0.5776 10.84826222248962
Epoch (UTC): 23 July 2021 23:14:50
Eccentricity: 0.1845124
inclination: 34.2499°
perigee height: 651 km
apogee height: 3832 km
right ascension of ascending node: 71.2852°
argument of perigee: 359.2060°
revolutions per day: 10.84826222
mean anomaly at epoch: 0.5776°
orbit number at epoch: 24896

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

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