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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   14204.47542483  .00000282  00000-0  14481-3 0  8774
2 00012 032.9136 330.7505 1672097 266.1196 074.7481 11.43321048275580
Epoch (UTC): 23 July 2014 11:24:36
Eccentricity: 0.1672097
inclination: 32.9136°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 3337 km
right ascension of ascending node: 330.7505°
argument of perigee: 266.1196°
revolutions per day: 11.43321048
mean anomaly at epoch: 74.7481°
orbit number at epoch: 27558

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

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