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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   16039.49411704  .00000120  00000-0  17489-3 0  9994
2 00005  34.2458  88.6042 1846805  34.0076 336.6169 10.84736225 32572
Epoch (UTC): 08 February 2016 11:51:31
Eccentricity: 0.1846805
inclination: 34.2458°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 3834 km
right ascension of ascending node: 88.6042°
argument of perigee: 34.0076°
revolutions per day: 10.84736225
mean anomaly at epoch: 336.6169°
orbit number at epoch: 3257

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

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