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Vanguard 1 - 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     5U 58002B   19322.85838723  .00000037  00000-0  63646-4 0  9990
2     5  34.2400 160.1367 1843731 120.2008 259.3945 10.84785201182378
Epoch (UTC): 18 November 2019 20:36:04
Eccentricity: 0.1843731
inclination: 34.2400°
perigee height: 652 km
apogee height: 3831 km
right ascension of ascending node: 160.1367°
argument of perigee: 120.2008°
revolutions per day: 10.84785201
mean anomaly at epoch: 259.3945°
orbit number at epoch: 18237

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

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