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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   14294.53569542  .00000215  00000-0  29701-3 0  2725
2 00016 034.2678 359.0712 2025555 168.0132 197.7142 10.48366805241943
Epoch (UTC): 21 October 2014 12:51:24
Eccentricity: 0.2025555
inclination: 34.2678°
perigee height: 654 km
apogee height: 4226 km
right ascension of ascending node: 359.0712°
argument of perigee: 168.0132°
revolutions per day: 10.48366805
mean anomaly at epoch: 197.7142°
orbit number at epoch: 24194

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

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