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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   15207.42473248  .00000269  00000-0  31427-3 0  9996
2 00005 034.2588 335.6136 1848414 227.4132 115.5188 10.84653601 11178
Epoch (UTC): 26 July 2015 10:11:36
Eccentricity: 0.1848414
inclination: 34.2588°
perigee height: 649 km
apogee height: 3836 km
right ascension of ascending node: 335.6136°
argument of perigee: 227.4132°
revolutions per day: 10.84653601
mean anomaly at epoch: 115.5188°
orbit number at epoch: 1117

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

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