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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   21212.88733552 -.00000084  00000-0 -42741-4 0  9993
2 00012  32.9016 358.3117 1665196  68.6699 308.3122 11.44384292326886
Epoch (UTC): 31 July 2021 21:17:45
Eccentricity: 0.1665196
inclination: 32.9016°
perigee height: 555 km
apogee height: 3325 km
right ascension of ascending node: 358.3117°
argument of perigee: 68.6699°
revolutions per day: 11.44384292
mean anomaly at epoch: 308.3122°
orbit number at epoch: 32688

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

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