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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   22276.10100098  .00000250  00000-0  31197-3 0  9999
2     5  34.2438 167.6552 1846442 162.0935 205.4599 10.85014674296331
Epoch (UTC): 03 October 2022 02:25:26
Eccentricity: 0.1846442
inclination: 34.2438°
perigee height: 649 km
apogee height: 3832 km
right ascension of ascending node: 167.6552°
argument of perigee: 162.0935°
revolutions per day: 10.85014674
mean anomaly at epoch: 205.4599°
orbit number at epoch: 29633

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

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