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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   19324.26756457  .00000174  00000-0  87852-4 0  9994
2    11  32.8644 124.5231 1466842 144.9678 225.6856 11.85628010591774
Epoch (UTC): 20 November 2019 06:25:17
Eccentricity: 0.1466842
inclination: 32.8644°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 2937 km
right ascension of ascending node: 124.5231°
argument of perigee: 144.9678°
revolutions per day: 11.85628010
mean anomaly at epoch: 225.6856°
orbit number at epoch: 59177

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

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