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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   16148.05747036 -.00000017  00000-0 -24644-4 0  9996
2 00005  34.2441 114.1869 1847149 162.5372 204.8429 10.84744123 44354
Epoch (UTC): 27 May 2016 01:22:45
Eccentricity: 0.1847149
inclination: 34.2441°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 3834 km
right ascension of ascending node: 114.1869°
argument of perigee: 162.5372°
revolutions per day: 10.84744123
mean anomaly at epoch: 204.8429°
orbit number at epoch: 4435

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

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