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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   20330.38242396 -.00000020 +00000-0 -15442-4 0  9999
2     5 034.2480 092.4999 1846390 356.5523 002.3730 10.84867705222737
Epoch (UTC): 25 November 2020 09:10:41
Eccentricity: 0.1846390
inclination: 34.2480°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 3833 km
right ascension of ascending node: 92.4999°
argument of perigee: 356.5523°
revolutions per day: 10.84867705
mean anomaly at epoch: 2.3730°
orbit number at epoch: 22273

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

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