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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   17289.88953885  .00000054  00000-0  28612-4 0  9991
2 00012  32.8993 160.3562 1666098 352.6419   5.2288 11.44137848410896
Epoch (UTC): 16 October 2017 21:20:56
Eccentricity: 0.1666098
inclination: 32.8993°
perigee height: 555 km
apogee height: 3327 km
right ascension of ascending node: 160.3562°
argument of perigee: 352.6419°
revolutions per day: 11.44137848
mean anomaly at epoch: 5.2288°
orbit number at epoch: 41089

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

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