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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   17343.30712202 +.00000154 +00000-0 +71177-4 0  9990
2    12 032.9133 333.5238 1665375 273.4434 067.7922 11.44148542174440
Epoch (UTC): 09 December 2017 07:22:15
Eccentricity: 0.1665375
inclination: 32.9133°
perigee height: 555 km
apogee height: 3326 km
right ascension of ascending node: 333.5238°
argument of perigee: 273.4434°
revolutions per day: 11.44148542
mean anomaly at epoch: 67.7922°
orbit number at epoch: 17444

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

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