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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   17019.37801989  .00000353  00000-0  20923-3 0  9991
2 00012  32.9024  26.5899 1667894  10.8648 352.3788 11.44106540379913
Epoch (UTC): 19 January 2017 09:04:20
Eccentricity: 0.1667894
inclination: 32.9024°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 3329 km
right ascension of ascending node: 26.5899°
argument of perigee: 10.8648°
revolutions per day: 11.44106540
mean anomaly at epoch: 352.3788°
orbit number at epoch: 37991

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

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