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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   21293.38686012  .00000190  00000-0  26765-3 0  9992
2 00016  34.2600 180.0652 2027821 143.4417 232.3362 10.48774142510276
Epoch (UTC): 20 October 2021 09:17:04
Eccentricity: 0.2027821
inclination: 34.2600°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 4226 km
right ascension of ascending node: 180.0652°
argument of perigee: 143.4417°
revolutions per day: 10.48774142
mean anomaly at epoch: 232.3362°
orbit number at epoch: 51027

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

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