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(49.9612°N, 16.4057°E)
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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   21015.36016985  .00000077  00000-0  13714-3 0  9992
2 00016  34.2581 262.8906 2022397  51.1486 325.2915 10.48689045481088
Epoch (UTC): 15 January 2021 08:38:38
Eccentricity: 0.2022397
inclination: 34.2581°
perigee height: 655 km
apogee height: 4221 km
right ascension of ascending node: 262.8906°
argument of perigee: 51.1486°
revolutions per day: 10.48689045
mean anomaly at epoch: 325.2915°
orbit number at epoch: 48108

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

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