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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    11U 59001A   17173.89731163 +.00000134 +00000-0 +52553-4 0  9996
2    11 032.8709 189.0499 1468114 216.1478 133.0535 11.85417414145519
Epoch (UTC): 22 June 2017 21:32:07
Eccentricity: 0.1468114
inclination: 32.8709°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 2939 km
right ascension of ascending node: 189.0499°
argument of perigee: 216.1478°
revolutions per day: 11.85417414
mean anomaly at epoch: 133.0535°
orbit number at epoch: 14551

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

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