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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   18174.61509250 +.00000197 +00000-0 +94472-4 0  9994
2    12 032.9109 006.8217 1667762 225.3691 119.8376 11.44243945196936
Epoch (UTC): 23 June 2018 14:45:43
Eccentricity: 0.1667762
inclination: 32.9109°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 3328 km
right ascension of ascending node: 6.8217°
argument of perigee: 225.3691°
revolutions per day: 11.44243945
mean anomaly at epoch: 119.8376°
orbit number at epoch: 19693

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

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