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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   20049.12710549 -.00000114  00000-0 -76954-4 0  9995
2    12  32.9015  51.9131 1666753 163.3607 202.9161 11.44307037508773
Epoch (UTC): 18 February 2020 03:03:01
Eccentricity: 0.1666753
inclination: 32.9015°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 3327 km
right ascension of ascending node: 51.9131°
argument of perigee: 163.3607°
revolutions per day: 11.44307037
mean anomaly at epoch: 202.9161°
orbit number at epoch: 50877

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

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