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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   18053.29009570 +.00000102 +00000-0 +46601-4 0  9990
2    11 032.8699 351.8413 1468257 155.3089 212.5605 11.85539562174525
Epoch (UTC): 22 February 2018 06:57:44
Eccentricity: 0.1468257
inclination: 32.8699°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2939 km
right ascension of ascending node: 351.8413°
argument of perigee: 155.3089°
revolutions per day: 11.85539562
mean anomaly at epoch: 212.5605°
orbit number at epoch: 17452

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

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