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(62.4273°N, 6.4710°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   23027.00479396  .00000071  00000-0  80120-4 0  9997
2 00016  34.2762 281.0533 2027498 298.6211  42.5260 10.48809206558955
Epoch (UTC): 27 January 2023 00:06:54
Eccentricity: 0.2027498
inclination: 34.2762°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 4225 km
right ascension of ascending node: 281.0533°
argument of perigee: 298.6211°
revolutions per day: 10.48809206
mean anomaly at epoch: 42.5260°
orbit number at epoch: 55895

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

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