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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 00012U 59001B   14325.10843802  .00000416  00000-0  23249-3 0  9577
2 00012 032.9052 269.3214 1671084 179.3814 180.9297 11.43448924289402
Epoch (UTC): 21 November 2014 02:36:09
Eccentricity: 0.1671084
inclination: 32.9052°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 3335 km
right ascension of ascending node: 269.3214°
argument of perigee: 179.3814°
revolutions per day: 11.43448924
mean anomaly at epoch: 180.9297°
orbit number at epoch: 28940

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

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