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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     5U 58002B   17084.46328041 -.00000001 +00000-0 +24360-4 0  9999
2     5 034.2427 262.7971 1842422 083.0425 297.5091 10.84700267077202
Epoch (UTC): 25 March 2017 11:07:07
Eccentricity: 0.1842422
inclination: 34.2427°
perigee height: 654 km
apogee height: 3830 km
right ascension of ascending node: 262.7971°
argument of perigee: 83.0425°
revolutions per day: 10.84700267
mean anomaly at epoch: 297.5091°
orbit number at epoch: 7720

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

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