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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   24149.97963130  .00002062  00000-0  12351-2 0  9990
2    12  32.9003 342.1529 1653947 102.7028 276.2796 11.46412227687812
Epoch (UTC): 28 May 2024 23:30:40
Eccentricity: 0.1653947
inclination: 32.9003°
perigee height: 556 km
apogee height: 3304 km
right ascension of ascending node: 342.1529°
argument of perigee: 102.7028°
revolutions per day: 11.46412227
mean anomaly at epoch: 276.2796°
orbit number at epoch: 68781

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

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