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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   19322.49922337  .00000148  00000-0  76417-4 0  9995
2    11  32.8638 131.1629 1466828 134.9831 237.9455 11.85627449591569
Epoch (UTC): 18 November 2019 11:58:52
Eccentricity: 0.1466828
inclination: 32.8638°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 2937 km
right ascension of ascending node: 131.1629°
argument of perigee: 134.9831°
revolutions per day: 11.85627449
mean anomaly at epoch: 237.9455°
orbit number at epoch: 59156

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

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