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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   17019.56274437  .00000097  00000-0  57542-4 0  9996
2 00011  32.8687  48.2365 1468628  65.2933 309.3282 11.85414605468942
Epoch (UTC): 19 January 2017 13:30:21
Eccentricity: 0.1468628
inclination: 32.8687°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2940 km
right ascension of ascending node: 48.2365°
argument of perigee: 65.2933°
revolutions per day: 11.85414605
mean anomaly at epoch: 309.3282°
orbit number at epoch: 46894

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

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