VANGUARD 1

Launch Details
Launched 16 March 1958
Flight ended
Status Unknown
Launch site Air Force Eastern Test Range, Florida, USA
Owner United States
NORAD ID 5
COSPAR ID 1958-002B
Observing

Current orbital elements

Inclination 34.244°
Eccentricity 0.18419
RA ascending node 18.377 hr
Argument perihelion 145.420°
Mean anomaly 228.127°
Orbital period 132.748 min
Epoch of osculation 17 Jun 2019, 10:33

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 661.4 km
Mean Altitude 2249.1 km
Peak Altitude 3836.8 km

Orbital History

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Fairfield

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Longitude:
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41.14°N
73.26°W
EDT

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