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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   17083.97015370 -.00000084 +00000-0 -13121-3 0  9998
2    16 034.2785 323.0274 2029395 300.5595 041.0057 10.48653363334901
Epoch (UTC): 24 March 2017 23:17:01
Eccentricity: 0.2029395
inclination: 34.2785°
perigee height: 649 km
apogee height: 4228 km
right ascension of ascending node: 323.0274°
argument of perigee: 300.5595°
revolutions per day: 10.48653363
mean anomaly at epoch: 41.0057°
orbit number at epoch: 33490

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

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