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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   17087.55056225 +.00000017 +00000-0 +13212-4 0  9991
2    11 032.8656 153.0923 1469021 088.9301 287.8632 11.85419851477017
Epoch (UTC): 28 March 2017 13:12:48
Eccentricity: 0.1469021
inclination: 32.8656°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2940 km
right ascension of ascending node: 153.0923°
argument of perigee: 88.9301°
revolutions per day: 11.85419851
mean anomaly at epoch: 287.8632°
orbit number at epoch: 47701

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

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