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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   17228.19046190  .00000033  00000-0  30787-4 0  9997
2 00016  34.2629 266.5987 2025263 188.6105 167.3874 10.48626036350030
Epoch (UTC): 16 August 2017 04:34:15
Eccentricity: 0.2025263
inclination: 34.2629°
perigee height: 653 km
apogee height: 4224 km
right ascension of ascending node: 266.5987°
argument of perigee: 188.6105°
revolutions per day: 10.48626036
mean anomaly at epoch: 167.3874°
orbit number at epoch: 35003

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

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