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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   16148.18310031  .00000020  00000-0 -70851-5 0  9994
2 00012  32.9021 136.0189 1667923 204.4392 146.7284 11.43984985352732
Epoch (UTC): 27 May 2016 04:23:39
Eccentricity: 0.1667923
inclination: 32.9021°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 3329 km
right ascension of ascending node: 136.0189°
argument of perigee: 204.4392°
revolutions per day: 11.43984985
mean anomaly at epoch: 146.7284°
orbit number at epoch: 35273

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

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