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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   18052.32900092  .00000311  00000-0  16954-3 0  9992
2 00012  32.9099  74.6324 1666260 302.5485  42.4754 11.44176278425498
Epoch (UTC): 21 February 2018 07:53:45
Eccentricity: 0.1666260
inclination: 32.9099°
perigee height: 555 km
apogee height: 3327 km
right ascension of ascending node: 74.6324°
argument of perigee: 302.5485°
revolutions per day: 11.44176278
mean anomaly at epoch: 42.4754°
orbit number at epoch: 42549

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

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