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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   17351.95059991 +.00000187 +00000-0 +10000-3 0  9992
2    12 032.9079 303.3046 1665032 318.8594 029.7467 11.44150795175437
Epoch (UTC): 17 December 2017 22:48:51
Eccentricity: 0.1665032
inclination: 32.9079°
perigee height: 556 km
apogee height: 3326 km
right ascension of ascending node: 303.3046°
argument of perigee: 318.8594°
revolutions per day: 11.44150795
mean anomaly at epoch: 29.7467°
orbit number at epoch: 17543

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

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