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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   18290.44634332 -.00000078 +00000-0 -43644-4 0  9999
2    12 032.9005 321.5831 1667308 114.2905 264.0542 11.44250611210203
Epoch (UTC): 17 October 2018 10:42:44
Eccentricity: 0.1667308
inclination: 32.9005°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 3327 km
right ascension of ascending node: 321.5831°
argument of perigee: 114.2905°
revolutions per day: 11.44250611
mean anomaly at epoch: 264.0542°
orbit number at epoch: 21020

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

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