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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   14203.47627560  .00000408  00000-0  20919-3 0  2139
2 00011 032.8679 228.9520 1472705 321.8848 028.6000 11.84479177360708
Epoch (UTC): 22 July 2014 11:25:50
Eccentricity: 0.1472705
inclination: 32.8679°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 2948 km
right ascension of ascending node: 228.9520°
argument of perigee: 321.8848°
revolutions per day: 11.84479177
mean anomaly at epoch: 28.6000°
orbit number at epoch: 36070

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

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