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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   18050.40824628 +.00000315 +00000-0 +16983-3 0  9995
2    12 032.9108 081.3489 1666273 292.4556 050.8226 11.44175126182708
Epoch (UTC): 19 February 2018 09:47:52
Eccentricity: 0.1666273
inclination: 32.9108°
perigee height: 555 km
apogee height: 3327 km
right ascension of ascending node: 81.3489°
argument of perigee: 292.4556°
revolutions per day: 11.44175126
mean anomaly at epoch: 50.8226°
orbit number at epoch: 18270

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

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