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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   20047.73127863 -.00000111  00000-0 -73125-4 0  9995
2    12  32.9010  56.7980 1666728 156.0206 212.7980 11.44307421508617
Epoch (UTC): 16 February 2020 17:33:02
Eccentricity: 0.1666728
inclination: 32.9010°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 3326 km
right ascension of ascending node: 56.7980°
argument of perigee: 156.0206°
revolutions per day: 11.44307421
mean anomaly at epoch: 212.7980°
orbit number at epoch: 50861

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

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