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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   20057.24015126 -.00000109 +00000-0 -83224-4 0  9998
2    12 032.9076 023.5232 1667077 206.0168 144.6362 11.44305243267127
Epoch (UTC): 26 February 2020 05:45:49
Eccentricity: 0.1667077
inclination: 32.9076°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 3327 km
right ascension of ascending node: 23.5232°
argument of perigee: 206.0168°
revolutions per day: 11.44305243
mean anomaly at epoch: 144.6362°
orbit number at epoch: 26712

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

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