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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   14304.05767682  .00000632  00000-0  32831-3 0  3063
2 00011 032.8699 212.0146 1472298 168.6405 195.1551 11.84667525372633
Epoch (UTC): 31 October 2014 01:23:03
Eccentricity: 0.1472298
inclination: 32.8699°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2947 km
right ascension of ascending node: 212.0146°
argument of perigee: 168.6405°
revolutions per day: 11.84667525
mean anomaly at epoch: 195.1551°
orbit number at epoch: 37263

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

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