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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   24171.64987044  .00000376  00000-0  49137-3 0  9992
2 00016  34.2758 249.0190 2025892 288.3437  50.8097 10.49298506612479
Epoch (UTC): 19 June 2024 15:35:48
Eccentricity: 0.2025892
inclination: 34.2758°
perigee height: 649 km
apogee height: 4220 km
right ascension of ascending node: 249.0190°
argument of perigee: 288.3437°
revolutions per day: 10.49298506
mean anomaly at epoch: 50.8097°
orbit number at epoch: 61247

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

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