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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   14295.41286028  .00000717  00000-0  42893-3 0  9400
2 00012 032.9014 013.0739 1670568 023.4662 343.3975 11.43415080286000
Epoch (UTC): 22 October 2014 09:54:31
Eccentricity: 0.1670568
inclination: 32.9014°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 3335 km
right ascension of ascending node: 13.0739°
argument of perigee: 23.4662°
revolutions per day: 11.43415080
mean anomaly at epoch: 343.3975°
orbit number at epoch: 28600

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

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