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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   14330.08468923  .00000319  00000-0  16913-3 0  9614
2 00012 032.9086 251.9366 1671454 205.5049 145.2884 11.43454287289963
Epoch (UTC): 26 November 2014 02:01:57
Eccentricity: 0.1671454
inclination: 32.9086°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 3335 km
right ascension of ascending node: 251.9366°
argument of perigee: 205.5049°
revolutions per day: 11.43454287
mean anomaly at epoch: 145.2884°
orbit number at epoch: 28996

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

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