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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   15024.21869164  .00000088  00000-0  44351-4 0    30
2 00012 032.9040 045.3170 1670752 155.9436 212.9246 11.43502817296740
Epoch (UTC): 24 January 2015 05:14:54
Eccentricity: 0.1670752
inclination: 32.9040°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 3334 km
right ascension of ascending node: 45.3170°
argument of perigee: 155.9436°
revolutions per day: 11.43502817
mean anomaly at epoch: 212.9246°
orbit number at epoch: 29674

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

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