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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   22022.00558311  .00000114  00000-0  14678-3 0  9998
2 00016  34.2637 269.6746 2026603 178.2650 182.6409 10.48800609520106
Epoch (UTC): 22 January 2022 00:08:02
Eccentricity: 0.2026603
inclination: 34.2637°
perigee height: 651 km
apogee height: 4224 km
right ascension of ascending node: 269.6746°
argument of perigee: 178.2650°
revolutions per day: 10.48800609
mean anomaly at epoch: 182.6409°
orbit number at epoch: 52010

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

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