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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   18056.25807327  .00000307  00000-0  17166-3 0  9996
2 00012  32.9076  60.8912 1666161 323.1964  26.4801 11.44178543425946
Epoch (UTC): 25 February 2018 06:11:37
Eccentricity: 0.1666161
inclination: 32.9076°
perigee height: 555 km
apogee height: 3327 km
right ascension of ascending node: 60.8912°
argument of perigee: 323.1964°
revolutions per day: 11.44178543
mean anomaly at epoch: 26.4801°
orbit number at epoch: 42594

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

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