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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   20300.36359125 -.00000028 +00000-0 -58386-4 0  9995
2     5 034.2518 184.9750 1846554 221.5017 122.9836 10.84869098219472
Epoch (UTC): 26 October 2020 08:43:34
Eccentricity: 0.1846554
inclination: 34.2518°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 3833 km
right ascension of ascending node: 184.9750°
argument of perigee: 221.5017°
revolutions per day: 10.84869098
mean anomaly at epoch: 122.9836°
orbit number at epoch: 21947

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

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