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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   21138.53062134 -.00000115  00000-0 -62446-4 0  9992
2    12  32.8986 258.5131 1666418  37.7149 332.9295 11.44397145560956
Epoch (UTC): 18 May 2021 12:44:05
Eccentricity: 0.1666418
inclination: 32.8986°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 3326 km
right ascension of ascending node: 258.5131°
argument of perigee: 37.7149°
revolutions per day: 11.44397145
mean anomaly at epoch: 332.9295°
orbit number at epoch: 56095

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

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