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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   24151.56614490  .00000653  00000-0  87266-3 0  9996
2 00016  34.2721 307.0583 2025419 203.6225 145.6811 10.49278495610368
Epoch (UTC): 30 May 2024 13:35:14
Eccentricity: 0.2025419
inclination: 34.2721°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 4220 km
right ascension of ascending node: 307.0583°
argument of perigee: 203.6225°
revolutions per day: 10.49278495
mean anomaly at epoch: 145.6811°
orbit number at epoch: 61036

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

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