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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 00011U 59001A   18226.99088190 -.00000007  00000-0  12157-5 0  9999
2 00011  32.8676  59.8503 1466767  55.6149 317.4574 11.85533551536892
Epoch (UTC): 14 August 2018 23:46:52
Eccentricity: 0.1466767
inclination: 32.8676°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 2938 km
right ascension of ascending node: 59.8503°
argument of perigee: 55.6149°
revolutions per day: 11.85533551
mean anomaly at epoch: 317.4574°
orbit number at epoch: 53689

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

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