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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   19143.82374686 +.00000272 +00000-0 +14825-3 0  9994
2    12 032.9010 277.6429 1665052 182.3118 176.8851 11.44253559235225
Epoch (UTC): 23 May 2019 19:46:11
Eccentricity: 0.1665052
inclination: 32.9010°
perigee height: 555 km
apogee height: 3325 km
right ascension of ascending node: 277.6429°
argument of perigee: 182.3118°
revolutions per day: 11.44253559
mean anomaly at epoch: 176.8851°
orbit number at epoch: 23522

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

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