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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   20018.14631767  .00000229  00000-0  12242-3 0  9990
2    11  32.8655 263.4953 1468060 117.3144 258.4427 11.85656991598769
Epoch (UTC): 18 January 2020 03:30:41
Eccentricity: 0.1468060
inclination: 32.8655°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2938 km
right ascension of ascending node: 263.4953°
argument of perigee: 117.3144°
revolutions per day: 11.85656991
mean anomaly at epoch: 258.4427°
orbit number at epoch: 59876

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

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