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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   16337.87691550  .00000231  00000-0  11587-3 0  9999
2 00011  32.8665 227.1891 1468837 156.2333 211.3712 11.85401032463289
Epoch (UTC): 02 December 2016 21:02:45
Eccentricity: 0.1468837
inclination: 32.8665°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2940 km
right ascension of ascending node: 227.1891°
argument of perigee: 156.2333°
revolutions per day: 11.85401032
mean anomaly at epoch: 211.3712°
orbit number at epoch: 46328

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

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