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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   18108.46814946 -.00000035  00000-0 -16706-4 0  9991
2 00011  32.8650 144.7240 1468571 106.7269 269.9217 11.85542647522821
Epoch (UTC): 18 April 2018 11:14:08
Eccentricity: 0.1468571
inclination: 32.8650°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2939 km
right ascension of ascending node: 144.7240°
argument of perigee: 106.7269°
revolutions per day: 11.85542647
mean anomaly at epoch: 269.9217°
orbit number at epoch: 52282

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

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