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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   14113.67719293  .00002230  00000-0  12000-2 0  1333
2 00011 032.8682 205.3173 1472201 176.0980 185.2646 11.84267478350055
Epoch (UTC): 23 April 2014 16:15:09
Eccentricity: 0.1472201
inclination: 32.8682°
perigee height: 555 km
apogee height: 2949 km
right ascension of ascending node: 205.3173°
argument of perigee: 176.0980°
revolutions per day: 11.84267478
mean anomaly at epoch: 185.2646°
orbit number at epoch: 35005

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

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