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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    16U 58002A   18289.93174779 +.00000152 +00000-0 +19374-3 0  9992
2    16 034.2640 114.7096 2028252 187.6865 168.7387 10.48698631394842
Epoch (UTC): 16 October 2018 22:21:43
Eccentricity: 0.2028252
inclination: 34.2640°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 4226 km
right ascension of ascending node: 114.7096°
argument of perigee: 187.6865°
revolutions per day: 10.48698631
mean anomaly at epoch: 168.7387°
orbit number at epoch: 39484

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

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