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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   19343.25895973 -.00000021  00000-0 -18919-4 0  9993
2    12  32.9002 299.8826 1666171 150.7691 219.7443 11.44316056500659
Epoch (UTC): 09 December 2019 06:12:54
Eccentricity: 0.1666171
inclination: 32.9002°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 3326 km
right ascension of ascending node: 299.8826°
argument of perigee: 150.7691°
revolutions per day: 11.44316056
mean anomaly at epoch: 219.7443°
orbit number at epoch: 50065

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

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