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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   16241.14649115 -.00000087  00000-0 -13174-3 0  9991
2 00005  34.2532 187.4358 1848364 221.3929 123.1058 10.84730749 54466
Epoch (UTC): 28 August 2016 03:30:56
Eccentricity: 0.1848364
inclination: 34.2532°
perigee height: 649 km
apogee height: 3835 km
right ascension of ascending node: 187.4358°
argument of perigee: 221.3929°
revolutions per day: 10.84730749
mean anomaly at epoch: 123.1058°
orbit number at epoch: 5446

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

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