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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   18225.89551107 -.00000005 +00000-0 +21581-5 0  9999
2    11 032.8676 063.9618 1466788 049.4317 322.5012 11.85533566195011
Epoch (UTC): 13 August 2018 21:29:32
Eccentricity: 0.1466788
inclination: 32.8676°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 2938 km
right ascension of ascending node: 63.9618°
argument of perigee: 49.4317°
revolutions per day: 11.85533566
mean anomaly at epoch: 322.5012°
orbit number at epoch: 19501

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

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