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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   21207.73190081 -.00000112  00000-0 -12691-3 0  9999
2     5  34.2483  62.7721 1844787  11.6426 352.1453 10.84825551249260
Epoch (UTC): 26 July 2021 17:33:56
Eccentricity: 0.1844787
inclination: 34.2483°
perigee height: 651 km
apogee height: 3832 km
right ascension of ascending node: 62.7721°
argument of perigee: 11.6426°
revolutions per day: 10.84825551
mean anomaly at epoch: 352.1453°
orbit number at epoch: 24926

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

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