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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   17054.99082798  .00000283  00000-0  14937-3 0  9997
2 00012  32.9026 262.0110 1668093 198.0567 155.3046 11.44127398383983
Epoch (UTC): 23 February 2017 23:46:47
Eccentricity: 0.1668093
inclination: 32.9026°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 3329 km
right ascension of ascending node: 262.0110°
argument of perigee: 198.0567°
revolutions per day: 11.44127398
mean anomaly at epoch: 155.3046°
orbit number at epoch: 38398

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

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