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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   16274.57755572 -.00000101  00000-0 -11200-3 0  9994
2 00005  34.2469  84.4692 1847536  11.7521 352.0757 10.84723465 58090
Epoch (UTC): 30 September 2016 13:51:40
Eccentricity: 0.1847536
inclination: 34.2469°
perigee height: 649 km
apogee height: 3835 km
right ascension of ascending node: 84.4692°
argument of perigee: 11.7521°
revolutions per day: 10.84723465
mean anomaly at epoch: 352.0757°
orbit number at epoch: 5809

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

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