User: anonymous   Login
Location: Budapest
(47.4979°N, 19.0402°E)
Time: 17:49:01
(UTC+01:00)
Language:

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    12U 59001B   18019.86513532 +.00000136 +00000-0 +79876-4 0  9991
2    12 032.8944 188.1726 1664926 131.9030 243.6049 11.44162481179208
Epoch (UTC): 19 January 2018 20:45:47
Eccentricity: 0.1664926
inclination: 32.8944°
perigee height: 556 km
apogee height: 3326 km
right ascension of ascending node: 188.1726°
argument of perigee: 131.9030°
revolutions per day: 11.44162481
mean anomaly at epoch: 243.6049°
orbit number at epoch: 17920

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

DLR