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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   18319.64673506  .00000297  00000-0  13944-3 0  9998
2    11  32.8753  72.0710 1467985 218.6405 129.9626 11.85568472547889
Epoch (UTC): 15 November 2018 15:31:17
Eccentricity: 0.1467985
inclination: 32.8753°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2939 km
right ascension of ascending node: 72.0710°
argument of perigee: 218.6405°
revolutions per day: 11.85568472
mean anomaly at epoch: 129.9626°
orbit number at epoch: 54788

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

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