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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   16344.87476316  .00000259  00000-0  14571-3 0  9995
2 00012  32.8958 168.2435 1666911 158.0289 210.1129 11.44081387375279
Epoch (UTC): 09 December 2016 20:59:39
Eccentricity: 0.1666911
inclination: 32.8958°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 3328 km
right ascension of ascending node: 168.2435°
argument of perigee: 158.0289°
revolutions per day: 11.44081387
mean anomaly at epoch: 210.1129°
orbit number at epoch: 37527

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

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