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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   18114.86880413  .00034056  00000-0  18170-1 0  9996
2 00011  32.8748 120.6921 1467245 142.5294 228.7243 11.85769843523586
Epoch (UTC): 24 April 2018 20:51:04
Eccentricity: 0.1467245
inclination: 32.8748°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2937 km
right ascension of ascending node: 120.6921°
argument of perigee: 142.5294°
revolutions per day: 11.85769843
mean anomaly at epoch: 228.7243°
orbit number at epoch: 52358

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

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