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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   20025.56334121 -.00000080 +00000-0 -41791-4 0  9998
2    12 032.8977 134.3664 1666406 039.4651 331.6163 11.44311379263496
Epoch (UTC): 25 January 2020 13:31:12
Eccentricity: 0.1666406
inclination: 32.8977°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 3326 km
right ascension of ascending node: 134.3664°
argument of perigee: 39.4651°
revolutions per day: 11.44311379
mean anomaly at epoch: 331.6163°
orbit number at epoch: 26349

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

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