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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   15114.81155793  .00001541  00000-0  83887-3 0  9996
2 00011 032.8665 273.1839 1469905 079.2088 297.0010 11.84874636393490
Epoch (UTC): 24 April 2015 19:28:38
Eccentricity: 0.1469905
inclination: 32.8665°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 2944 km
right ascension of ascending node: 273.1839°
argument of perigee: 79.2088°
revolutions per day: 11.84874636
mean anomaly at epoch: 297.0010°
orbit number at epoch: 39349

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

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