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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   24140.00349453  .00001299  00000-0  16483-2 0  9994
2 00005  34.2498 137.1969 1841800 316.0882  30.6949 10.85369398360757
Epoch (UTC): 19 May 2024 00:05:01
Eccentricity: 0.1841800
inclination: 34.2498°
perigee height: 651 km
apogee height: 3826 km
right ascension of ascending node: 137.1969°
argument of perigee: 316.0882°
revolutions per day: 10.85369398
mean anomaly at epoch: 30.6949°
orbit number at epoch: 36075

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

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