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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   17321.49107100  .00000086  00000-0  42821-4 0  9999
2 00012  32.9003  49.8124 1665128 158.7829 209.0913 11.44144583414524
Epoch (UTC): 17 November 2017 11:47:08
Eccentricity: 0.1665128
inclination: 32.9003°
perigee height: 556 km
apogee height: 3326 km
right ascension of ascending node: 49.8124°
argument of perigee: 158.7829°
revolutions per day: 11.44144583
mean anomaly at epoch: 209.0913°
orbit number at epoch: 41452

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

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