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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   19051.52177655  .00000171  00000-0  96196-4 0  9995
2    11  32.8681  68.4177 1468375  45.3727 325.7629 11.85612728559393
Epoch (UTC): 20 February 2019 12:31:21
Eccentricity: 0.1468375
inclination: 32.8681°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2939 km
right ascension of ascending node: 68.4177°
argument of perigee: 45.3727°
revolutions per day: 11.85612728
mean anomaly at epoch: 325.7629°
orbit number at epoch: 55939

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

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