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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   18203.51035040  .00000035  00000-0  22611-4 0  9994
2 00012  32.8985 265.7470 1667009  17.2420 347.8473 11.44249536442821
Epoch (UTC): 22 July 2018 12:14:54
Eccentricity: 0.1667009
inclination: 32.8985°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 3327 km
right ascension of ascending node: 265.7470°
argument of perigee: 17.2420°
revolutions per day: 11.44249536
mean anomaly at epoch: 347.8473°
orbit number at epoch: 44282

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

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