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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   15242.15401920  .00000784  00000-0  42638-3 0  9998
2 00011 032.8659 155.6728 1469875 077.2927 298.7484 11.85103742408607
Epoch (UTC): 30 August 2015 03:41:47
Eccentricity: 0.1469875
inclination: 32.8659°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 2943 km
right ascension of ascending node: 155.6728°
argument of perigee: 77.2927°
revolutions per day: 11.85103742
mean anomaly at epoch: 298.7484°
orbit number at epoch: 40860

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

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