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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   18263.17304980  .00000153  00000-0  23881-3 0  9998
2 00016  34.2611 192.0013 2028130  74.8434 306.6416 10.48688514392025
Epoch (UTC): 20 September 2018 04:09:11
Eccentricity: 0.2028130
inclination: 34.2611°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 4226 km
right ascension of ascending node: 192.0013°
argument of perigee: 74.8434°
revolutions per day: 10.48688514
mean anomaly at epoch: 306.6416°
orbit number at epoch: 39202

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

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