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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   21110.33511136  .00000040  00000-0  15947-5 0  9991
2 00012  32.9142 357.1734 1666835 249.4827  91.9532 11.44400476315141
Epoch (UTC): 20 April 2021 08:02:33
Eccentricity: 0.1666835
inclination: 32.9142°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 3326 km
right ascension of ascending node: 357.1734°
argument of perigee: 249.4827°
revolutions per day: 11.44400476
mean anomaly at epoch: 91.9532°
orbit number at epoch: 31514

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

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