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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   15115.30363910  .00001113  00000-0  64418-3 0  9998
2 00012 032.9104 087.0590 1668582 274.1598 067.0845 11.43605829307161
Epoch (UTC): 25 April 2015 07:17:14
Eccentricity: 0.1668582
inclination: 32.9104°
perigee height: 555 km
apogee height: 3332 km
right ascension of ascending node: 87.0590°
argument of perigee: 274.1598°
revolutions per day: 11.43605829
mean anomaly at epoch: 67.0845°
orbit number at epoch: 30716

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

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