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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   21101.87217632  .00000030  00000-0 -10113-5 0  9994
2 00012  32.9077  26.7810 1666357 204.9941 145.9991 11.44400152314176
Epoch (UTC): 11 April 2021 20:55:56
Eccentricity: 0.1666357
inclination: 32.9077°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 3326 km
right ascension of ascending node: 26.7810°
argument of perigee: 204.9941°
revolutions per day: 11.44400152
mean anomaly at epoch: 145.9991°
orbit number at epoch: 31417

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

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