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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   16239.80470076  .00000357  00000-0  18222-3 0  9993
2 00011  32.8718 235.2026 1468408 322.9019  27.8355 11.85307870451639
Epoch (UTC): 26 August 2016 19:18:46
Eccentricity: 0.1468408
inclination: 32.8718°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 2940 km
right ascension of ascending node: 235.2026°
argument of perigee: 322.9019°
revolutions per day: 11.85307870
mean anomaly at epoch: 27.8355°
orbit number at epoch: 45163

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

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