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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   16175.68470488 -.00000064  00000-0 -42280-4 0  9995
2 00012  32.9045  39.8689 1667306 348.8904   7.8792 11.43983204355883
Epoch (UTC): 23 June 2016 16:25:58
Eccentricity: 0.1667306
inclination: 32.9045°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 3329 km
right ascension of ascending node: 39.8689°
argument of perigee: 348.8904°
revolutions per day: 11.43983204
mean anomaly at epoch: 7.8792°
orbit number at epoch: 35588

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

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