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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   14237.45800196  .00000865  00000-0  45662-3 0  2412
2 00011 032.8694 101.6055 1473029 153.3605 215.0952 11.84546533364741
Epoch (UTC): 25 August 2014 10:59:31
Eccentricity: 0.1473029
inclination: 32.8694°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2948 km
right ascension of ascending node: 101.6055°
argument of perigee: 153.3605°
revolutions per day: 11.84546533
mean anomaly at epoch: 215.0952°
orbit number at epoch: 36474

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

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