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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   14209.12714191  .00001048  00000-0  56123-3 0  2186
2 00011 032.8654 207.7750 1472660 353.7321 004.6545 11.84483974361373
Epoch (UTC): 28 July 2014 03:03:05
Eccentricity: 0.1472660
inclination: 32.8654°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 2948 km
right ascension of ascending node: 207.7750°
argument of perigee: 353.7321°
revolutions per day: 11.84483974
mean anomaly at epoch: 4.6545°
orbit number at epoch: 36137

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

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