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Location: Haliburton Scout Reserve
(45.0900°N, 78.3200°W)
Time: 05:41:08
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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   23027.36389904  .00000179  00000-0  22158-3 0  9994
2 00005  34.2500 169.3514 1846156 325.4822  23.8370 10.85055487308868
Epoch (UTC): 27 January 2023 08:44:00
Eccentricity: 0.1846156
inclination: 34.2500°
perigee height: 649 km
apogee height: 3831 km
right ascension of ascending node: 169.3514°
argument of perigee: 325.4822°
revolutions per day: 10.85055487
mean anomaly at epoch: 23.8370°
orbit number at epoch: 30886

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

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