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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   21059.72143223  .00000102  00000-0  54678-4 0  9996
2 00012  32.9016 174.3022 1666009 343.2938  11.8578 11.44396205309349
Epoch (UTC): 28 February 2021 17:18:51
Eccentricity: 0.1666009
inclination: 32.9016°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 3325 km
right ascension of ascending node: 174.3022°
argument of perigee: 343.2938°
revolutions per day: 11.44396205
mean anomaly at epoch: 11.8578°
orbit number at epoch: 30934

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

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