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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   16127.23732860 -.00000044  00000-0 -20719-4 0  9999
2 00012  32.8978 209.2785 1668141  94.3559 284.8555 11.43982670350340
Epoch (UTC): 06 May 2016 05:41:45
Eccentricity: 0.1668141
inclination: 32.8978°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 3330 km
right ascension of ascending node: 209.2785°
argument of perigee: 94.3559°
revolutions per day: 11.43982670
mean anomaly at epoch: 284.8555°
orbit number at epoch: 35034

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

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