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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   16209.21102440  .00000087  00000-0  42217-4 0  9995
2 00012  32.8993 282.6340 1666030 165.0839 200.5702 11.43984457359737
Epoch (UTC): 27 July 2016 05:03:52
Eccentricity: 0.1666030
inclination: 32.8993°
perigee height: 556 km
apogee height: 3328 km
right ascension of ascending node: 282.6340°
argument of perigee: 165.0839°
revolutions per day: 11.43984457
mean anomaly at epoch: 200.5702°
orbit number at epoch: 35973

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

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