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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   18051.45591864 +.00000318 +00000-0 +17258-3 0  9993
2    12 032.9104 077.6854 1666269 297.9605 046.2199 11.44175814182823
Epoch (UTC): 20 February 2018 10:56:31
Eccentricity: 0.1666269
inclination: 32.9104°
perigee height: 555 km
apogee height: 3327 km
right ascension of ascending node: 77.6854°
argument of perigee: 297.9605°
revolutions per day: 11.44175814
mean anomaly at epoch: 46.2199°
orbit number at epoch: 18282

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

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