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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   14351.57026030  .00000516  00000-0  29336-3 0  9768
2 00012 032.9001 176.8815 1670753 318.2463 030.1752 11.43478712292427
Epoch (UTC): 17 December 2014 13:41:10
Eccentricity: 0.1670753
inclination: 32.9001°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 3335 km
right ascension of ascending node: 176.8815°
argument of perigee: 318.2463°
revolutions per day: 11.43478712
mean anomaly at epoch: 30.1752°
orbit number at epoch: 29242

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

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