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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   20304.04548080 +.00000001 +00000-0 -24317-4 0  9991
2     5 034.2541 173.6330 1846863 238.0673 102.7126 10.84868962219962
Epoch (UTC): 30 October 2020 01:05:29
Eccentricity: 0.1846863
inclination: 34.2541°
perigee height: 649 km
apogee height: 3833 km
right ascension of ascending node: 173.6330°
argument of perigee: 238.0673°
revolutions per day: 10.84868962
mean anomaly at epoch: 102.7126°
orbit number at epoch: 21996

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

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