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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 00005U 58002B   22273.98457720  .00000240  00000-0  30330-3 0  9996
2 00005  34.2438 174.1794 1846494 152.5611 218.6008 10.85013588296002
Epoch (UTC): 30 September 2022 23:37:47
Eccentricity: 0.1846494
inclination: 34.2438°
perigee height: 649 km
apogee height: 3832 km
right ascension of ascending node: 174.1794°
argument of perigee: 152.5611°
revolutions per day: 10.85013588
mean anomaly at epoch: 218.6008°
orbit number at epoch: 29600

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

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