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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   14239.07568144  .00000016  00000-0  22106-4 0  2519
2 00016 034.2915 159.0928 2029799 294.2825 045.9523 10.48363266236128
Epoch (UTC): 27 August 2014 01:48:58
Eccentricity: 0.2029799
inclination: 34.2915°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 4230 km
right ascension of ascending node: 159.0928°
argument of perigee: 294.2825°
revolutions per day: 10.48363266
mean anomaly at epoch: 45.9523°
orbit number at epoch: 23612

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

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