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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   15216.35633586  .00000287  00000-0  33677-3 0  9990
2 00005 034.2617 308.1165 1848816 267.5635 071.3242 10.84658556 12138
Epoch (UTC): 04 August 2015 08:33:07
Eccentricity: 0.1848816
inclination: 34.2617°
perigee height: 649 km
apogee height: 3836 km
right ascension of ascending node: 308.1165°
argument of perigee: 267.5635°
revolutions per day: 10.84658556
mean anomaly at epoch: 71.3242°
orbit number at epoch: 1213

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

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