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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   21103.09347133  .00000031  00000-0 -14302-5 0  9995
2    12  32.9089  22.5076 1666455 211.4165 137.5400 11.44400217556887
Epoch (UTC): 13 April 2021 02:14:35
Eccentricity: 0.1666455
inclination: 32.9089°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 3326 km
right ascension of ascending node: 22.5076°
argument of perigee: 211.4165°
revolutions per day: 11.44400217
mean anomaly at epoch: 137.5400°
orbit number at epoch: 55688

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

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