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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   17231.69302419 +.00000256 +00000-0 +12487-3 0  9993
2    11 032.8707 332.1771 1466964 182.2885 177.0322 11.85426002152374
Epoch (UTC): 19 August 2017 16:37:57
Eccentricity: 0.1466964
inclination: 32.8707°
perigee height: 555 km
apogee height: 2938 km
right ascension of ascending node: 332.1771°
argument of perigee: 182.2885°
revolutions per day: 11.85426002
mean anomaly at epoch: 177.0322°
orbit number at epoch: 15237

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

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