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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   20331.57979287 -.00000029 +00000-0 -24806-4 0  9990
2     5 034.2477 088.8102 1846348 001.9428 358.7260 10.84867654222869
Epoch (UTC): 26 November 2020 13:54:54
Eccentricity: 0.1846348
inclination: 34.2477°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 3833 km
right ascension of ascending node: 88.8102°
argument of perigee: 1.9428°
revolutions per day: 10.84867654
mean anomaly at epoch: 358.7260°
orbit number at epoch: 22286

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

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