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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   20216.02818298  .00000100  00000-0  10872-3 0  9991
2     5  34.2524  84.7962 1846568 201.9309 149.0981 10.84862939210415
Epoch (UTC): 03 August 2020 00:40:35
Eccentricity: 0.1846568
inclination: 34.2524°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 3833 km
right ascension of ascending node: 84.7962°
argument of perigee: 201.9309°
revolutions per day: 10.84862939
mean anomaly at epoch: 149.0981°
orbit number at epoch: 21041

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

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