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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   24174.70578720  .00000730  00000-0  94882-3 0  9998
2     5  34.2482  30.1912 1841595 112.4386 268.1077 10.85432050364624
Epoch (UTC): 22 June 2024 16:56:20
Eccentricity: 0.1841595
inclination: 34.2482°
perigee height: 651 km
apogee height: 3825 km
right ascension of ascending node: 30.1912°
argument of perigee: 112.4386°
revolutions per day: 10.85432050
mean anomaly at epoch: 268.1077°
orbit number at epoch: 36462

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

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