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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   21024.03086716  .00000139  00000-0  74719-4 0  9993
2 00012  32.9001 299.1917 1666018 155.6484 213.2900 11.44389297305259
Epoch (UTC): 24 January 2021 00:44:26
Eccentricity: 0.1666018
inclination: 32.9001°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 3325 km
right ascension of ascending node: 299.1917°
argument of perigee: 155.6484°
revolutions per day: 11.44389297
mean anomaly at epoch: 213.2900°
orbit number at epoch: 30525

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

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