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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   16147.36567116 +.00000046 +00000-0 +86114-4 0  9990
2    16 034.2600 116.7997 2026788 104.6831 278.5876 10.48676600303131
Epoch (UTC): 26 May 2016 08:46:33
Eccentricity: 0.2026788
inclination: 34.2600°
perigee height: 651 km
apogee height: 4225 km
right ascension of ascending node: 116.7997°
argument of perigee: 104.6831°
revolutions per day: 10.48676600
mean anomaly at epoch: 278.5876°
orbit number at epoch: 30313

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

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