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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   21108.41543449  .00000027  00000-0 -60424-5 0  9995
2 00012  32.9134   3.8885 1666767 239.3943 103.1848 11.44400279314927
Epoch (UTC): 18 April 2021 09:58:13
Eccentricity: 0.1666767
inclination: 32.9134°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 3326 km
right ascension of ascending node: 3.8885°
argument of perigee: 239.3943°
revolutions per day: 11.44400279
mean anomaly at epoch: 103.1848°
orbit number at epoch: 31492

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

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