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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   20047.29507351 -.00000109 +00000-0 -71763-4 0  9993
2    12 032.9008 058.3247 1666727 153.7267 215.8476 11.44307543265987
Epoch (UTC): 16 February 2020 07:04:54
Eccentricity: 0.1666727
inclination: 32.9008°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 3326 km
right ascension of ascending node: 58.3247°
argument of perigee: 153.7267°
revolutions per day: 11.44307543
mean anomaly at epoch: 215.8476°
orbit number at epoch: 26598

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

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