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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   20223.20730577  .00000089  00000-0  87835-4 0  9992
2     5  34.2589  62.6810 1846820 234.2358 107.2332 10.84864384211184
Epoch (UTC): 10 August 2020 04:58:31
Eccentricity: 0.1846820
inclination: 34.2589°
perigee height: 649 km
apogee height: 3833 km
right ascension of ascending node: 62.6810°
argument of perigee: 234.2358°
revolutions per day: 10.84864384
mean anomaly at epoch: 107.2332°
orbit number at epoch: 21118

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

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