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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   17347.06110979  .00000160  00000-0  78210-4 0  9992
2 00012  32.9120 320.4001 1665248 293.1649  50.2322 11.44149550417446
Epoch (UTC): 13 December 2017 01:27:59
Eccentricity: 0.1665248
inclination: 32.9120°
perigee height: 555 km
apogee height: 3326 km
right ascension of ascending node: 320.4001°
argument of perigee: 293.1649°
revolutions per day: 11.44149550
mean anomaly at epoch: 50.2322°
orbit number at epoch: 41744

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

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