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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   21206.90292388 -.00000110  00000-0 -12557-3 0  9999
2 00005  34.2485  65.3261 1844848   7.9113 354.6817 10.84825736249074
Epoch (UTC): 25 July 2021 21:40:12
Eccentricity: 0.1844848
inclination: 34.2485°
perigee height: 651 km
apogee height: 3832 km
right ascension of ascending node: 65.3261°
argument of perigee: 7.9113°
revolutions per day: 10.84825736
mean anomaly at epoch: 354.6817°
orbit number at epoch: 24907

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

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