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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   18197.48563348  .00000095  00000-0  51076-4 0  9992
2 00012  32.9039 286.8294 1667202 345.5585  10.2428 11.44249192442126
Epoch (UTC): 16 July 2018 11:39:18
Eccentricity: 0.1667202
inclination: 32.9039°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 3327 km
right ascension of ascending node: 286.8294°
argument of perigee: 345.5585°
revolutions per day: 11.44249192
mean anomaly at epoch: 10.2428°
orbit number at epoch: 44212

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

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