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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   21209.83212088 -.00000094  00000-0 -49288-4 0  9994
2 00012  32.9013   9.0021 1665264  52.6058 321.4835 11.44384699326546
Epoch (UTC): 28 July 2021 19:58:15
Eccentricity: 0.1665264
inclination: 32.9013°
perigee height: 555 km
apogee height: 3325 km
right ascension of ascending node: 9.0021°
argument of perigee: 52.6058°
revolutions per day: 11.44384699
mean anomaly at epoch: 321.4835°
orbit number at epoch: 32654

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

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