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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   16273.00492820  .00000629  00000-0  33117-3 0  9996
2 00011  32.8661 110.6195 1468790 150.2427 219.0493 11.85345238455584
Epoch (UTC): 29 September 2016 00:07:05
Eccentricity: 0.1468790
inclination: 32.8661°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 2940 km
right ascension of ascending node: 110.6195°
argument of perigee: 150.2427°
revolutions per day: 11.85345238
mean anomaly at epoch: 219.0493°
orbit number at epoch: 45558

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

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