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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    12U 59001B   16041.76386713 +.00000241 +00000-0 +14244-3 0  9996
2    12 032.8995 148.1789 1667787 005.2334 356.3553 11.43972866097977
Epoch (UTC): 10 February 2016 18:19:58
Eccentricity: 0.1667787
inclination: 32.8995°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 3329 km
right ascension of ascending node: 148.1789°
argument of perigee: 5.2334°
revolutions per day: 11.43972866
mean anomaly at epoch: 356.3553°
orbit number at epoch: 9797

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

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