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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   24170.44397791  .00001970  00000-0  11491-2 0  9991
2 00012  32.9050 270.2884 1654414 210.7181 138.5389 11.46524099447575
Epoch (UTC): 18 June 2024 10:39:19
Eccentricity: 0.1654414
inclination: 32.9050°
perigee height: 555 km
apogee height: 3304 km
right ascension of ascending node: 270.2884°
argument of perigee: 210.7181°
revolutions per day: 11.46524099
mean anomaly at epoch: 138.5389°
orbit number at epoch: 44757

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

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