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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   17328.20923837  .00000108  00000-0  47976-4 0  9999
2 00012  32.9050  26.3139 1665068 194.1038 160.6890 11.44145472415289
Epoch (UTC): 24 November 2017 05:01:18
Eccentricity: 0.1665068
inclination: 32.9050°
perigee height: 556 km
apogee height: 3326 km
right ascension of ascending node: 26.3139°
argument of perigee: 194.1038°
revolutions per day: 11.44145472
mean anomaly at epoch: 160.6890°
orbit number at epoch: 41528

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

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