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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   16343.82766555  .00000267  00000-0  15170-3 0  9991
2 00012  32.8955 171.9069 1666894 152.5235 217.4399 11.44080964375156
Epoch (UTC): 08 December 2016 19:51:50
Eccentricity: 0.1666894
inclination: 32.8955°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 3328 km
right ascension of ascending node: 171.9069°
argument of perigee: 152.5235°
revolutions per day: 11.44080964
mean anomaly at epoch: 217.4399°
orbit number at epoch: 37515

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

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