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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   17322.59079924 +.00000428 +00000-0 +22102-3 0  9991
2    11 032.8749 351.0587 1468871 335.2052 018.4350 11.85501333163169
Epoch (UTC): 18 November 2017 14:10:45
Eccentricity: 0.1468871
inclination: 32.8749°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2940 km
right ascension of ascending node: 351.0587°
argument of perigee: 335.2052°
revolutions per day: 11.85501333
mean anomaly at epoch: 18.4350°
orbit number at epoch: 16316

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

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