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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   17323.49782791  .00000090  00000-0  42879-4 0  9994
2 00012  32.9015  42.7929 1665076 169.3339 194.7602 11.44144689414755
Epoch (UTC): 19 November 2017 11:56:52
Eccentricity: 0.1665076
inclination: 32.9015°
perigee height: 556 km
apogee height: 3326 km
right ascension of ascending node: 42.7929°
argument of perigee: 169.3339°
revolutions per day: 11.44144689
mean anomaly at epoch: 194.7602°
orbit number at epoch: 41475

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

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