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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    11U 59001A   17289.57166027 +.00000409 +00000-0 +21323-3 0  9995
2    11 032.8653 114.9723 1467919 148.9104 220.7335 11.85473650159245
Epoch (UTC): 16 October 2017 13:43:11
Eccentricity: 0.1467919
inclination: 32.8653°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 2939 km
right ascension of ascending node: 114.9723°
argument of perigee: 148.9104°
revolutions per day: 11.85473650
mean anomaly at epoch: 220.7335°
orbit number at epoch: 15924

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

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