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(48.6285°N, 18.3769°E)
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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 00005U 58002B   22179.80925790  .00000246  00000-0  33334-3 0  9992
2 00005  34.2461 104.4190 1846911  88.6500 292.3756 10.84967097285777
Epoch (UTC): 28 June 2022 19:25:19
Eccentricity: 0.1846911
inclination: 34.2461°
perigee height: 649 km
apogee height: 3833 km
right ascension of ascending node: 104.4190°
argument of perigee: 88.6500°
revolutions per day: 10.84967097
mean anomaly at epoch: 292.3756°
orbit number at epoch: 28577

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

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