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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   18346.56775043 -.00000102  00000-0 -54134-4 0  9993
2    12  32.8968 125.2290 1666788  49.3040 324.0870 11.44241124459213
Epoch (UTC): 12 December 2018 13:37:33
Eccentricity: 0.1666788
inclination: 32.8968°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 3327 km
right ascension of ascending node: 125.2290°
argument of perigee: 49.3040°
revolutions per day: 11.44241124
mean anomaly at epoch: 324.0870°
orbit number at epoch: 45921

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

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