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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   18199.58118714 +.00000071 +00000-0 +39488-4 0  9995
2    12 032.9019 279.4971 1667117 356.5781 002.4519 11.44249410199798
Epoch (UTC): 18 July 2018 13:56:54
Eccentricity: 0.1667117
inclination: 32.9019°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 3327 km
right ascension of ascending node: 279.4971°
argument of perigee: 356.5781°
revolutions per day: 11.44249410
mean anomaly at epoch: 2.4519°
orbit number at epoch: 19979

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

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