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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   14331.13237988  .00000500  00000-0  27544-3 0  9621
2 00012 032.9093 248.2765 1671489 211.0034 138.0417 11.43454951290082
Epoch (UTC): 27 November 2014 03:10:37
Eccentricity: 0.1671489
inclination: 32.9093°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 3335 km
right ascension of ascending node: 248.2765°
argument of perigee: 211.0034°
revolutions per day: 11.43454951
mean anomaly at epoch: 138.0417°
orbit number at epoch: 29008

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

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