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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   14244.79412162 -.00000035  00000-0 -57239-4 0  2532
2 00016 034.2659 142.6227 2027789 318.3581 027.8826 10.48359445236722
Epoch (UTC): 01 September 2014 19:03:32
Eccentricity: 0.2027789
inclination: 34.2659°
perigee height: 652 km
apogee height: 4228 km
right ascension of ascending node: 142.6227°
argument of perigee: 318.3581°
revolutions per day: 10.48359445
mean anomaly at epoch: 27.8826°
orbit number at epoch: 23672

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

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