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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   21292.99517203  .00000092  00000-0  14212-3 0  9996
2     5  34.2403 160.1594 1842247  35.3453 335.6359 10.84822855258529
Epoch (UTC): 19 October 2021 23:53:02
Eccentricity: 0.1842247
inclination: 34.2403°
perigee height: 653 km
apogee height: 3829 km
right ascension of ascending node: 160.1594°
argument of perigee: 35.3453°
revolutions per day: 10.84822855
mean anomaly at epoch: 335.6359°
orbit number at epoch: 25852

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

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