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Vanguard 1 Rocket - 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    16U 58002A   18051.41225896 +.00000092 +00000-0 +10164-3 0  9990
2    16 034.2764 083.3393 2022912 262.0903 074.6791 10.48631051369803
Epoch (UTC): 20 February 2018 09:53:39
Eccentricity: 0.2022912
inclination: 34.2764°
perigee height: 655 km
apogee height: 4222 km
right ascension of ascending node: 83.3393°
argument of perigee: 262.0903°
revolutions per day: 10.48631051
mean anomaly at epoch: 74.6791°
orbit number at epoch: 36980

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

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