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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   22268.47693298  .00000090  00000-0  53708-4 0  9992
2 00012  32.9012 326.1682 1665041 120.8534 256.6435 11.44695649375089
Epoch (UTC): 25 September 2022 11:26:47
Eccentricity: 0.1665041
inclination: 32.9012°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 3323 km
right ascension of ascending node: 326.1682°
argument of perigee: 120.8534°
revolutions per day: 11.44695649
mean anomaly at epoch: 256.6435°
orbit number at epoch: 37508

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

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