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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   20026.81936463  .00000208  00000-0  10077-3 0  9995
2    11  32.8657 230.9271 1468165 166.2876 198.2460 11.85660809599788
Epoch (UTC): 26 January 2020 19:39:53
Eccentricity: 0.1468165
inclination: 32.8657°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2938 km
right ascension of ascending node: 230.9271°
argument of perigee: 166.2876°
revolutions per day: 11.85660809
mean anomaly at epoch: 198.2460°
orbit number at epoch: 59978

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

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