User: anonymous
Location: Vancouver
(49.2500°N, 123.1330°W)
Time: 00:02:22
(UTC-07:00)
Language:

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   14209.62984868  .00000507  00000-0  28199-3 0  8808
2 00012 032.9087 312.7513 1671723 293.1553 050.1791 11.43325039276178
Epoch (UTC): 28 July 2014 15:06:58
Eccentricity: 0.1671723
inclination: 32.9087°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 3336 km
right ascension of ascending node: 312.7513°
argument of perigee: 293.1553°
revolutions per day: 11.43325039
mean anomaly at epoch: 50.1791°
orbit number at epoch: 27617

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

DLR