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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     5U 58002B   17049.92112923 -.00000068 +00000-0 -10633-3 0  9992
2     5 034.2609 009.1594 1844186 287.6288 053.1942 10.84700622073354
Epoch (UTC): 18 February 2017 22:06:25
Eccentricity: 0.1844186
inclination: 34.2609°
perigee height: 652 km
apogee height: 3832 km
right ascension of ascending node: 9.1594°
argument of perigee: 287.6288°
revolutions per day: 10.84700622
mean anomaly at epoch: 53.1942°
orbit number at epoch: 7335

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

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