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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   19133.99749525 -.00000092  00000-0 -11086-3 0  9999
2     5  34.2507  21.7258 1843312 350.4254   6.5312 10.84766542161860
Epoch (UTC): 13 May 2019 23:56:23
Eccentricity: 0.1843312
inclination: 34.2507°
perigee height: 653 km
apogee height: 3831 km
right ascension of ascending node: 21.7258°
argument of perigee: 350.4254°
revolutions per day: 10.84766542
mean anomaly at epoch: 6.5312°
orbit number at epoch: 16186

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

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