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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 00016U 58002A   14328.16354071  .00000252  00000-0  34255-3 0  2799
2 00016 034.2682 262.0793 2024417 309.6633 034.1830 10.48385433245473
Epoch (UTC): 24 November 2014 03:55:29
Eccentricity: 0.2024417
inclination: 34.2682°
perigee height: 655 km
apogee height: 4225 km
right ascension of ascending node: 262.0793°
argument of perigee: 309.6633°
revolutions per day: 10.48385433
mean anomaly at epoch: 34.1830°
orbit number at epoch: 24547

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

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