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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   14304.49934291  .00000350  00000-0  21459-3 0  9454
2 00012 032.9011 341.3312 1670601 071.1629 306.2277 11.43427175287048
Epoch (UTC): 31 October 2014 11:59:03
Eccentricity: 0.1670601
inclination: 32.9011°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 3335 km
right ascension of ascending node: 341.3312°
argument of perigee: 71.1629°
revolutions per day: 11.43427175
mean anomaly at epoch: 306.2277°
orbit number at epoch: 28704

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

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