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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   19286.94663319 +.00000154 +00000-0 +66434-4 0  9991
2    11 032.8761 264.6316 1466975 294.2489 051.1851 11.85613690245591
Epoch (UTC): 13 October 2019 22:43:09
Eccentricity: 0.1466975
inclination: 32.8761°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 2937 km
right ascension of ascending node: 264.6316°
argument of perigee: 294.2489°
revolutions per day: 11.85613690
mean anomaly at epoch: 51.1851°
orbit number at epoch: 24559

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

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