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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   16182.84974461  .00000110  00000-0  57649-4 0  9995
2 00011  32.8691  88.8680 1467658   1.5733 358.8863 11.85271833444874
Epoch (UTC): 30 June 2016 20:23:37
Eccentricity: 0.1467658
inclination: 32.8691°
perigee height: 555 km
apogee height: 2940 km
right ascension of ascending node: 88.8680°
argument of perigee: 1.5733°
revolutions per day: 11.85271833
mean anomaly at epoch: 358.8863°
orbit number at epoch: 44487

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

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