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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   22229.42128058  .00000222  00000-0  26784-3 0  9993
2     5  34.2583 311.5426 1847744 311.9196  33.7652 10.84994379291258
Epoch (UTC): 17 August 2022 10:06:38
Eccentricity: 0.1847744
inclination: 34.2583°
perigee height: 648 km
apogee height: 3833 km
right ascension of ascending node: 311.5426°
argument of perigee: 311.9196°
revolutions per day: 10.84994379
mean anomaly at epoch: 33.7652°
orbit number at epoch: 29125

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

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