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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   15148.93447947  .00000665  00000-0  40649-3 0  9997
2 00012 032.9003 329.5463 1666716 090.7770 288.3207 11.43669569311024
Epoch (UTC): 28 May 2015 22:25:39
Eccentricity: 0.1666716
inclination: 32.9003°
perigee height: 556 km
apogee height: 3330 km
right ascension of ascending node: 329.5463°
argument of perigee: 90.7770°
revolutions per day: 11.43669569
mean anomaly at epoch: 288.3207°
orbit number at epoch: 31102

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

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