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Vanguard 2 - 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 00011U 59001A   17294.87681014  .00000418  00000-0  21138-3 0  9996
2 00011  32.8682  95.0575 1468117 178.8576 181.5930 11.85477963501615
Epoch (UTC): 21 October 2017 21:02:36
Eccentricity: 0.1468117
inclination: 32.8682°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 2939 km
right ascension of ascending node: 95.0575°
argument of perigee: 178.8576°
revolutions per day: 11.85477963
mean anomaly at epoch: 181.5930°
orbit number at epoch: 50161

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

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