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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   17349.33116275  .00000166  00000-0  84264-4 0  9991
2 00012  32.9103 312.4638 1665157 305.0928  40.4411 11.44150065417708
Epoch (UTC): 15 December 2017 07:56:52
Eccentricity: 0.1665157
inclination: 32.9103°
perigee height: 556 km
apogee height: 3326 km
right ascension of ascending node: 312.4638°
argument of perigee: 305.0928°
revolutions per day: 11.44150065
mean anomaly at epoch: 40.4411°
orbit number at epoch: 41770

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

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