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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   16038.84749047  .00000145  00000-0  58050-4 0  9990
2 00011  32.8780 269.1117 1470443 269.2783  73.9686 11.85238774427782
Epoch (UTC): 07 February 2016 20:20:23
Eccentricity: 0.1470443
inclination: 32.8780°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2942 km
right ascension of ascending node: 269.1117°
argument of perigee: 269.2783°
revolutions per day: 11.85238774
mean anomaly at epoch: 73.9686°
orbit number at epoch: 42778

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

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