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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   20334.86902097 +.00000391 +00000-0 +20927-3 0  9997
2    12 032.9058 132.2061 1666759 225.6384 119.5162 11.44363133298932
Epoch (UTC): 29 November 2020 20:51:23
Eccentricity: 0.1666759
inclination: 32.9058°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 3326 km
right ascension of ascending node: 132.2061°
argument of perigee: 225.6384°
revolutions per day: 11.44363133
mean anomaly at epoch: 119.5162°
orbit number at epoch: 29893

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

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