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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   20222.83910481 +.00000091 +00000-0 +90144-4 0  9994
2     5 034.2586 063.8152 1846796 232.5793 109.2196 10.84864317211051
Epoch (UTC): 09 August 2020 20:08:18
Eccentricity: 0.1846796
inclination: 34.2586°
perigee height: 649 km
apogee height: 3833 km
right ascension of ascending node: 63.8152°
argument of perigee: 232.5793°
revolutions per day: 10.84864317
mean anomaly at epoch: 109.2196°
orbit number at epoch: 21105

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

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