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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   14266.62385127  .00000558  00000-0  28813-3 0  2716
2 00011 032.8734 352.3240 1472814 317.6467 031.9140 11.84599626368197
Epoch (UTC): 23 September 2014 14:58:20
Eccentricity: 0.1472814
inclination: 32.8734°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2948 km
right ascension of ascending node: 352.3240°
argument of perigee: 317.6467°
revolutions per day: 11.84599626
mean anomaly at epoch: 31.9140°
orbit number at epoch: 36819

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

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