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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   17348.19611972  .00000162  00000-0  80538-4 0  9994
2 00012  32.9112 316.4320 1665202 299.1282  45.2686 11.44149816417571
Epoch (UTC): 14 December 2017 04:42:24
Eccentricity: 0.1665202
inclination: 32.9112°
perigee height: 556 km
apogee height: 3326 km
right ascension of ascending node: 316.4320°
argument of perigee: 299.1282°
revolutions per day: 11.44149816
mean anomaly at epoch: 45.2686°
orbit number at epoch: 41757

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

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