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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   20057.15290976 -.00000108  00000-0 -82715-4 0  9999
2    12  32.9075  23.8284 1667073 205.5582 145.2449 11.44305269509687
Epoch (UTC): 26 February 2020 03:40:11
Eccentricity: 0.1667073
inclination: 32.9075°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 3327 km
right ascension of ascending node: 23.8284°
argument of perigee: 205.5582°
revolutions per day: 11.44305269
mean anomaly at epoch: 145.2449°
orbit number at epoch: 50968

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

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