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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   22146.19628515  .00000361  00000-0  43703-3 0  9992
2 00005  34.2549 208.0143 1847417 297.3176  45.1330 10.84950623282128
Epoch (UTC): 26 May 2022 04:42:39
Eccentricity: 0.1847417
inclination: 34.2549°
perigee height: 648 km
apogee height: 3833 km
right ascension of ascending node: 208.0143°
argument of perigee: 297.3176°
revolutions per day: 10.84950623
mean anomaly at epoch: 45.1330°
orbit number at epoch: 28212

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

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