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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   17291.59272873 +.00000383 +00000-0 +19673-3 0  9993
2    11 032.8662 107.3854 1467983 160.3190 206.0654 11.85475160159485
Epoch (UTC): 18 October 2017 14:13:31
Eccentricity: 0.1467983
inclination: 32.8662°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 2939 km
right ascension of ascending node: 107.3854°
argument of perigee: 160.3190°
revolutions per day: 11.85475160
mean anomaly at epoch: 206.0654°
orbit number at epoch: 15948

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

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