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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   18055.21029229  .00000317  00000-0  17655-3 0  9992
2 00012  32.9083  64.5557 1666203 317.6901  30.6263 11.44178056425821
Epoch (UTC): 24 February 2018 05:02:49
Eccentricity: 0.1666203
inclination: 32.9083°
perigee height: 555 km
apogee height: 3327 km
right ascension of ascending node: 64.5557°
argument of perigee: 317.6901°
revolutions per day: 11.44178056
mean anomaly at epoch: 30.6263°
orbit number at epoch: 42582

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

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