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Vanguard 1 Rocket - 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    16U 58002A   17233.99835594 +.00000044 +00000-0 +37910-4 0  9992
2    16 034.2665 249.8290 2025509 213.1012 132.5022 10.48626357350658
Epoch (UTC): 21 August 2017 23:57:37
Eccentricity: 0.2025509
inclination: 34.2665°
perigee height: 653 km
apogee height: 4225 km
right ascension of ascending node: 249.8290°
argument of perigee: 213.1012°
revolutions per day: 10.48626357
mean anomaly at epoch: 132.5022°
orbit number at epoch: 35065

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

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