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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   14299.39241647  .00000190  00000-0  25094-3 0  2731
2 00016 034.2712 345.0574 2025636 188.4811 167.5766 10.48369258242452
Epoch (UTC): 26 October 2014 09:25:04
Eccentricity: 0.2025636
inclination: 34.2712°
perigee height: 654 km
apogee height: 4226 km
right ascension of ascending node: 345.0574°
argument of perigee: 188.4811°
revolutions per day: 10.48369258
mean anomaly at epoch: 167.5766°
orbit number at epoch: 24245

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

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