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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   19266.48146619  .00000076  00000-0  27884-4 0  9996
2    11  32.8708 341.4420 1466588 178.7467 181.7398 11.85609046584901
Epoch (UTC): 23 September 2019 11:33:18
Eccentricity: 0.1466588
inclination: 32.8708°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 2937 km
right ascension of ascending node: 341.4420°
argument of perigee: 178.7467°
revolutions per day: 11.85609046
mean anomaly at epoch: 181.7398°
orbit number at epoch: 58490

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

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