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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   19051.86217669 -.00000087 +00000-0 -10750-3 0  9994
2     5 034.2490 274.7075 1845928 340.8817 013.0499 10.84780201152846
Epoch (UTC): 20 February 2019 20:41:32
Eccentricity: 0.1845928
inclination: 34.2490°
perigee height: 650 km
apogee height: 3833 km
right ascension of ascending node: 274.7075°
argument of perigee: 340.8817°
revolutions per day: 10.84780201
mean anomaly at epoch: 13.0499°
orbit number at epoch: 15284

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

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