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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    12U 59001B   17231.75767169 -.00000136 +00000-0 -74329-4 0  9991
2    12 032.9014 003.6860 1667578 047.1318 325.7790 11.44142636161666
Epoch (UTC): 19 August 2017 18:11:02
Eccentricity: 0.1667578
inclination: 32.9014°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 3328 km
right ascension of ascending node: 3.6860°
argument of perigee: 47.1318°
revolutions per day: 11.44142636
mean anomaly at epoch: 325.7790°
orbit number at epoch: 16166

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

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