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Vanguard 1 Rocket - 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 00016U 58002A   22279.24571306 -.00000052  00000-0 -84211-4 0  9991
2 00016  34.2640 246.7220 2027395 183.1694 175.3976 10.48816194547119
Epoch (UTC): 06 October 2022 05:53:49
Eccentricity: 0.2027395
inclination: 34.2640°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 4225 km
right ascension of ascending node: 246.7220°
argument of perigee: 183.1694°
revolutions per day: 10.48816194
mean anomaly at epoch: 175.3976°
orbit number at epoch: 54711

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

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