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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   24112.41883951  .00003182  00000-0  18686-2 0  9992
2 00012  32.9099 113.9923 1656027 264.5430  76.4866 11.46172767440913
Epoch (UTC): 21 April 2024 10:03:07
Eccentricity: 0.1656027
inclination: 32.9099°
perigee height: 555 km
apogee height: 3307 km
right ascension of ascending node: 113.9923°
argument of perigee: 264.5430°
revolutions per day: 11.46172767
mean anomaly at epoch: 76.4866°
orbit number at epoch: 44091

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

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