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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    12U 59001B   20220.27781373 +.00000144 +00000-0 +80462-4 0  9995
2    12 032.9000 173.1553 1664204 343.1230 011.9844 11.44298361285802
Epoch (UTC): 07 August 2020 06:40:03
Eccentricity: 0.1664204
inclination: 32.9000°
perigee height: 556 km
apogee height: 3324 km
right ascension of ascending node: 173.1553°
argument of perigee: 343.1230°
revolutions per day: 11.44298361
mean anomaly at epoch: 11.9844°
orbit number at epoch: 28580

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

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