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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   16037.74641015  .00000166  00000-0  93182-4 0  9993
2 00012  32.9017 162.2300 1667981 344.1151  11.2676 11.43970764340088
Epoch (UTC): 06 February 2016 17:54:49
Eccentricity: 0.1667981
inclination: 32.9017°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 3329 km
right ascension of ascending node: 162.2300°
argument of perigee: 344.1151°
revolutions per day: 11.43970764
mean anomaly at epoch: 11.2676°
orbit number at epoch: 34008

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

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