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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   14210.30709122  .00000033  00000-0  38262-4 0  2460
2 00016 034.2633 242.1285 2028729 173.0910 190.2746 10.48361230233101
Epoch (UTC): 29 July 2014 07:22:12
Eccentricity: 0.2028729
inclination: 34.2633°
perigee height: 651 km
apogee height: 4229 km
right ascension of ascending node: 242.1285°
argument of perigee: 173.0910°
revolutions per day: 10.48361230
mean anomaly at epoch: 190.2746°
orbit number at epoch: 23310

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

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