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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   19348.49320700  .00000012  00000-0 -64955-5 0  9996
2    12  32.9014 281.5653 1666420 178.2989 182.4230 11.44315992501244
Epoch (UTC): 14 December 2019 11:50:13
Eccentricity: 0.1666420
inclination: 32.9014°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 3326 km
right ascension of ascending node: 281.5653°
argument of perigee: 178.2989°
revolutions per day: 11.44315992
mean anomaly at epoch: 182.4230°
orbit number at epoch: 50124

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

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