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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   17346.27535471 +.00000176 +00000-0 +87072-4 0  9995
2    12 032.9124 323.1471 1665277 289.0370 053.7556 11.44149463174785
Epoch (UTC): 12 December 2017 06:36:30
Eccentricity: 0.1665277
inclination: 32.9124°
perigee height: 555 km
apogee height: 3326 km
right ascension of ascending node: 323.1471°
argument of perigee: 289.0370°
revolutions per day: 11.44149463
mean anomaly at epoch: 53.7556°
orbit number at epoch: 17478

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

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