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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 00011U 59001A   17326.21439205  .00000398  00000-0  20996-3 0  9991
2 00011  32.8720 337.4577 1468743 355.6533   3.2433 11.85504001505331
Epoch (UTC): 22 November 2017 05:08:43
Eccentricity: 0.1468743
inclination: 32.8720°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2939 km
right ascension of ascending node: 337.4577°
argument of perigee: 355.6533°
revolutions per day: 11.85504001
mean anomaly at epoch: 3.2433°
orbit number at epoch: 50533

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

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