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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   16211.47980811  .00000087  00000-0  39248-4 0  9992
2 00012  32.8997 274.6995 1666063 177.0104 184.2007 11.43984693359987
Epoch (UTC): 29 July 2016 11:30:55
Eccentricity: 0.1666063
inclination: 32.8997°
perigee height: 555 km
apogee height: 3328 km
right ascension of ascending node: 274.6995°
argument of perigee: 177.0104°
revolutions per day: 11.43984693
mean anomaly at epoch: 184.2007°
orbit number at epoch: 35998

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

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