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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   21107.36840312  .00000021  00000-0 -97501-5 0  9997
2 00012  32.9126   7.5512 1666718 233.8911 109.5803 11.44400203314801
Epoch (UTC): 17 April 2021 08:50:30
Eccentricity: 0.1666718
inclination: 32.9126°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 3326 km
right ascension of ascending node: 7.5512°
argument of perigee: 233.8911°
revolutions per day: 11.44400203
mean anomaly at epoch: 109.5803°
orbit number at epoch: 31480

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

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