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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    12U 59001B   17080.47944809 +.00000180 +00000-0 +97726-4 0  9993
2    12 032.9045 172.8662 1667916 331.9748 020.0016 11.44139550386909
Epoch (UTC): 21 March 2017 11:30:24
Eccentricity: 0.1667916
inclination: 32.9045°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 3328 km
right ascension of ascending node: 172.8662°
argument of perigee: 331.9748°
revolutions per day: 11.44139550
mean anomaly at epoch: 20.0016°
orbit number at epoch: 38690

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

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