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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   18196.35055130  .00000104  00000-0  54883-4 0  9992
2 00012  32.9050 290.8008 1667260 339.5895  14.5027 11.44249035441990
Epoch (UTC): 15 July 2018 08:24:47
Eccentricity: 0.1667260
inclination: 32.9050°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 3327 km
right ascension of ascending node: 290.8008°
argument of perigee: 339.5895°
revolutions per day: 11.44249035
mean anomaly at epoch: 14.5027°
orbit number at epoch: 44199

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

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