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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   18056.23723164  .00000093  00000-0  38046-4 0  9992
2 00011  32.8707 340.7781 1468322 171.9464 190.7701 11.85540052516614
Epoch (UTC): 25 February 2018 05:41:36
Eccentricity: 0.1468322
inclination: 32.8707°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2939 km
right ascension of ascending node: 340.7781°
argument of perigee: 171.9464°
revolutions per day: 11.85540052
mean anomaly at epoch: 190.7701°
orbit number at epoch: 51661

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

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