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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   24206.24845778  .00003887  00000-0  23060-2 0  9996
2 00012  32.8962 144.5356 1653822  39.6824 331.3769 11.46710220451682
Epoch (UTC): 24 July 2024 05:57:46
Eccentricity: 0.1653822
inclination: 32.8962°
perigee height: 555 km
apogee height: 3302 km
right ascension of ascending node: 144.5356°
argument of perigee: 39.6824°
revolutions per day: 11.46710220
mean anomaly at epoch: 331.3769°
orbit number at epoch: 45168

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

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