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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   18169.99083696  .00000196  00000-0  97278-4 0  9996
2 00012  32.9071  22.9989 1667510 201.0618 151.2522 11.44242276438972
Epoch (UTC): 18 June 2018 23:46:48
Eccentricity: 0.1667510
inclination: 32.9071°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 3328 km
right ascension of ascending node: 22.9989°
argument of perigee: 201.0618°
revolutions per day: 11.44242276
mean anomaly at epoch: 151.2522°
orbit number at epoch: 43897

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

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