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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   18116.30887637 +.00000311 +00000-0 +16267-3 0  9997
2    12 032.9106 210.8191 1668116 278.8482 062.7592 11.44219125190254
Epoch (UTC): 26 April 2018 07:24:46
Eccentricity: 0.1668116
inclination: 32.9106°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 3328 km
right ascension of ascending node: 210.8191°
argument of perigee: 278.8482°
revolutions per day: 11.44219125
mean anomaly at epoch: 62.7592°
orbit number at epoch: 19025

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

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