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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   17016.49626379  .00000309  00000-0  17981-3 0  9990
2 00012  32.9040  36.6713 1667951 355.7160   3.0589 11.44104526379575
Epoch (UTC): 16 January 2017 11:54:37
Eccentricity: 0.1667951
inclination: 32.9040°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 3329 km
right ascension of ascending node: 36.6713°
argument of perigee: 355.7160°
revolutions per day: 11.44104526
mean anomaly at epoch: 3.0589°
orbit number at epoch: 37957

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

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