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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   17233.76588620 -.00000139 +00000-0 -74959-4 0  9999
2    12 032.9014 356.6612 1667549 057.6864 317.4424 11.44142129404470
Epoch (UTC): 21 August 2017 18:22:52
Eccentricity: 0.1667549
inclination: 32.9014°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 3328 km
right ascension of ascending node: 356.6612°
argument of perigee: 57.6864°
revolutions per day: 11.44142129
mean anomaly at epoch: 317.4424°
orbit number at epoch: 40447

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

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