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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   18116.13211366 -.00000015  00000-0 -14755-4 0  9991
2 00011  32.8658 115.9515 1468514 149.9858 219.3739 11.85542223523733
Epoch (UTC): 26 April 2018 03:10:14
Eccentricity: 0.1468514
inclination: 32.8658°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2939 km
right ascension of ascending node: 115.9515°
argument of perigee: 149.9858°
revolutions per day: 11.85542223
mean anomaly at epoch: 219.3739°
orbit number at epoch: 52373

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

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