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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   15059.09612011  .00000239  00000-0  12679-3 0  9999
2 00011 032.8664 122.0536 1471782 125.1650 249.5823 11.84797448386881
Epoch (UTC): 28 February 2015 02:18:24
Eccentricity: 0.1471782
inclination: 32.8664°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2946 km
right ascension of ascending node: 122.0536°
argument of perigee: 125.1650°
revolutions per day: 11.84797448
mean anomaly at epoch: 249.5823°
orbit number at epoch: 38688

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

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