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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   20023.72991244 -.00000081  00000-0 -43635-4 0  9999
2    12  32.8977 140.7824 1666372  29.8224 338.7664 11.44311572505865
Epoch (UTC): 23 January 2020 17:31:04
Eccentricity: 0.1666372
inclination: 32.8977°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 3326 km
right ascension of ascending node: 140.7824°
argument of perigee: 29.8224°
revolutions per day: 11.44311572
mean anomaly at epoch: 338.7664°
orbit number at epoch: 50586

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

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