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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   17291.81065568  .00000059  00000-0  34046-4 0  9992
2 00012  32.8982 153.6355 1665938   2.7442 358.1084 11.44137976411112
Epoch (UTC): 18 October 2017 19:27:20
Eccentricity: 0.1665938
inclination: 32.8982°
perigee height: 555 km
apogee height: 3327 km
right ascension of ascending node: 153.6355°
argument of perigee: 2.7442°
revolutions per day: 11.44137976
mean anomaly at epoch: 358.1084°
orbit number at epoch: 41111

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

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