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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   21018.53460685  .00000156  00000-0  91995-4 0  9996
2    12  32.9008 318.4264 1666008 126.7418 249.7991 11.44387829547207
Epoch (UTC): 18 January 2021 12:49:50
Eccentricity: 0.1666008
inclination: 32.9008°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 3325 km
right ascension of ascending node: 318.4264°
argument of perigee: 126.7418°
revolutions per day: 11.44387829
mean anomaly at epoch: 249.7991°
orbit number at epoch: 54720

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

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