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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   16271.72125584  .00000432  00000-0  25798-3 0  9992
2 00012  32.8983  64.0615 1665193 133.5844 241.5592 11.44012377366899
Epoch (UTC): 27 September 2016 17:18:36
Eccentricity: 0.1665193
inclination: 32.8983°
perigee height: 556 km
apogee height: 3327 km
right ascension of ascending node: 64.0615°
argument of perigee: 133.5844°
revolutions per day: 11.44012377
mean anomaly at epoch: 241.5592°
orbit number at epoch: 36689

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

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