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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   14107.95197125  .00003113  00000-0  18674-2 0  8108
2 00012 032.8995 307.8396 1670599 119.6311 258.1015 11.43089186264540
Epoch (UTC): 17 April 2014 22:50:50
Eccentricity: 0.1670599
inclination: 32.8995°
perigee height: 555 km
apogee height: 3337 km
right ascension of ascending node: 307.8396°
argument of perigee: 119.6311°
revolutions per day: 11.43089186
mean anomaly at epoch: 258.1015°
orbit number at epoch: 26454

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

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