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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   20057.22372559 +.00000251 +00000-0 +12635-3 0  9994
2    11 032.8720 116.7799 1468866 337.8769 016.4266 11.85675062261654
Epoch (UTC): 26 February 2020 05:22:09
Eccentricity: 0.1468866
inclination: 32.8720°
perigee height: 552 km
apogee height: 2939 km
right ascension of ascending node: 116.7799°
argument of perigee: 337.8769°
revolutions per day: 11.85675062
mean anomaly at epoch: 16.4266°
orbit number at epoch: 26165

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

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