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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   14113.45466812  .00003099  00000-0  18527-2 0  8146
2 00012 032.8987 288.6248 1670376 148.5127 222.7256 11.43124732265173
Epoch (UTC): 23 April 2014 10:54:43
Eccentricity: 0.1670376
inclination: 32.8987°
perigee height: 555 km
apogee height: 3336 km
right ascension of ascending node: 288.6248°
argument of perigee: 148.5127°
revolutions per day: 11.43124732
mean anomaly at epoch: 222.7256°
orbit number at epoch: 26517

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

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