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Vanguard 2 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    12U 59001B   18053.46403471 +.00000299 +00000-0 +16336-3 0  9996
2    12 032.9093 070.6631 1666239 308.5129 037.7210 11.44176866183056
Epoch (UTC): 22 February 2018 11:08:12
Eccentricity: 0.1666239
inclination: 32.9093°
perigee height: 555 km
apogee height: 3327 km
right ascension of ascending node: 70.6631°
argument of perigee: 308.5129°
revolutions per day: 11.44176866
mean anomaly at epoch: 37.7210°
orbit number at epoch: 18305

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

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