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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   17117.23187290 +.00000168 +00000-0 +89558-4 0  9991
2    12 032.9016 044.2885 1667351 165.1996 200.4176 11.44150812391126
Epoch (UTC): 27 April 2017 05:33:53
Eccentricity: 0.1667351
inclination: 32.9016°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 3328 km
right ascension of ascending node: 44.2885°
argument of perigee: 165.1996°
revolutions per day: 11.44150812
mean anomaly at epoch: 200.4176°
orbit number at epoch: 39112

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

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