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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   17293.86633528 +.00000396 +00000-0 +20064-3 0  9993
2    11 032.8675 098.8506 1468054 173.1532 189.1698 11.85477024159759
Epoch (UTC): 20 October 2017 20:47:31
Eccentricity: 0.1468054
inclination: 32.8675°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 2939 km
right ascension of ascending node: 98.8506°
argument of perigee: 173.1532°
revolutions per day: 11.85477024
mean anomaly at epoch: 189.1698°
orbit number at epoch: 15975

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

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