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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   22027.56565463  .00000659  00000-0  37098-3 0  9991
2    12  32.9114  89.5882 1666013 293.5597  49.8919 11.44510882590051
Epoch (UTC): 27 January 2022 13:34:32
Eccentricity: 0.1666013
inclination: 32.9114°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 3325 km
right ascension of ascending node: 89.5882°
argument of perigee: 293.5597°
revolutions per day: 11.44510882
mean anomaly at epoch: 49.8919°
orbit number at epoch: 59005

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

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