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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   23037.86569564  .00000098  00000-0  13874-3 0  9999
2 00016  34.2642 249.6877 2026633 344.4210  10.1949 10.48810242560097
Epoch (UTC): 06 February 2023 20:46:36
Eccentricity: 0.2026633
inclination: 34.2642°
perigee height: 651 km
apogee height: 4224 km
right ascension of ascending node: 249.6877°
argument of perigee: 344.4210°
revolutions per day: 10.48810242
mean anomaly at epoch: 10.1949°
orbit number at epoch: 56009

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

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