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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   18231.62478733 +.00000015 +00000-0 +12960-4 0  9990
2    11 032.8679 042.4576 1466688 081.7732 294.6011 11.85533782195690
Epoch (UTC): 19 August 2018 14:59:41
Eccentricity: 0.1466688
inclination: 32.8679°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 2938 km
right ascension of ascending node: 42.4576°
argument of perigee: 81.7732°
revolutions per day: 11.85533782
mean anomaly at epoch: 294.6011°
orbit number at epoch: 19569

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

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