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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    16U 58002A   17267.91314202 -.00000031 +00000-0 -33903-4 0  9995
2    16 034.2617 151.9461 2023687 356.0255 002.6209 10.48623613354211
Epoch (UTC): 24 September 2017 21:54:55
Eccentricity: 0.2023687
inclination: 34.2617°
perigee height: 654 km
apogee height: 4223 km
right ascension of ascending node: 151.9461°
argument of perigee: 356.0255°
revolutions per day: 10.48623613
mean anomaly at epoch: 2.6209°
orbit number at epoch: 35421

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

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