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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   21297.00453046  .00000177  00000-0  24201-3 0  9992
2 00016  34.2601 169.6134 2027708 158.7041 211.1779 10.48775477510652
Epoch (UTC): 24 October 2021 00:06:31
Eccentricity: 0.2027708
inclination: 34.2601°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 4225 km
right ascension of ascending node: 169.6134°
argument of perigee: 158.7041°
revolutions per day: 10.48775477
mean anomaly at epoch: 211.1779°
orbit number at epoch: 51065

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

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