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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   19258.14541771  .00000002  00000-0 -15512-5 0  9994
2    11  32.8687  12.7352 1466639 131.6785 241.8973 11.85608433583924
Epoch (UTC): 15 September 2019 03:29:24
Eccentricity: 0.1466639
inclination: 32.8687°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 2937 km
right ascension of ascending node: 12.7352°
argument of perigee: 131.6785°
revolutions per day: 11.85608433
mean anomaly at epoch: 241.8973°
orbit number at epoch: 58392

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

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