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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   17049.40100876 -.00000150 +00000-0 -20396-3 0  9990
2    16 034.2641 062.8349 2028547 154.8551 216.6413 10.48662241331271
Epoch (UTC): 18 February 2017 09:37:27
Eccentricity: 0.2028547
inclination: 34.2641°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 4227 km
right ascension of ascending node: 62.8349°
argument of perigee: 154.8551°
revolutions per day: 10.48662241
mean anomaly at epoch: 216.6413°
orbit number at epoch: 33127

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

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