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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   14245.10295533  .00000350  00000-0  20898-3 0  9002
2 00012 032.8976 188.8233 1671025 119.3658 258.4081 11.43358271280247
Epoch (UTC): 02 September 2014 02:28:15
Eccentricity: 0.1671025
inclination: 32.8976°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 3335 km
right ascension of ascending node: 188.8233°
argument of perigee: 119.3658°
revolutions per day: 11.43358271
mean anomaly at epoch: 258.4081°
orbit number at epoch: 28024

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

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