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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   17328.47098774 +.00000108 +00000-0 +47526-4 0  9992
2    12 032.9053 025.3985 1665075 195.4796 158.8151 11.44145550172740
Epoch (UTC): 24 November 2017 11:18:13
Eccentricity: 0.1665075
inclination: 32.9053°
perigee height: 556 km
apogee height: 3326 km
right ascension of ascending node: 25.3985°
argument of perigee: 195.4796°
revolutions per day: 11.44145550
mean anomaly at epoch: 158.8151°
orbit number at epoch: 17274

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

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