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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   23038.53262951  .00000106  00000-0  15173-3 0  9998
2 00016  34.2638 247.7609 2026606 347.2341   8.3496 10.48810422560164
Epoch (UTC): 07 February 2023 12:46:59
Eccentricity: 0.2026606
inclination: 34.2638°
perigee height: 651 km
apogee height: 4224 km
right ascension of ascending node: 247.7609°
argument of perigee: 347.2341°
revolutions per day: 10.48810422
mean anomaly at epoch: 8.3496°
orbit number at epoch: 56016

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

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