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Vanguard 1 - 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 00005U 58002B   14300.74019258  .00000276  00000-0  37952-3 0  2801
2 00005 034.2439 092.0086 1845988 085.4165 295.3761 10.84402243981671
Epoch (UTC): 27 October 2014 17:45:52
Eccentricity: 0.1845988
inclination: 34.2439°
perigee height: 652 km
apogee height: 3835 km
right ascension of ascending node: 92.0086°
argument of perigee: 85.4165°
revolutions per day: 10.84402243
mean anomaly at epoch: 295.3761°
orbit number at epoch: 98167

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

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