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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   22274.67662689 -.00000038  00000-0 -54731-4 0  9996
2 00016  34.2617 259.9240 2027090 163.8891 203.7187 10.48816604546639
Epoch (UTC): 01 October 2022 16:14:20
Eccentricity: 0.2027090
inclination: 34.2617°
perigee height: 651 km
apogee height: 4225 km
right ascension of ascending node: 259.9240°
argument of perigee: 163.8891°
revolutions per day: 10.48816604
mean anomaly at epoch: 203.7187°
orbit number at epoch: 54663

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

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