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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   18288.23146884  .00000301  00000-0  16668-3 0  9994
2    11  32.8649 190.0031 1466807  41.2960 328.9732 11.85553061544163
Epoch (UTC): 15 October 2018 05:33:18
Eccentricity: 0.1466807
inclination: 32.8649°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 2938 km
right ascension of ascending node: 190.0031°
argument of perigee: 41.2960°
revolutions per day: 11.85553061
mean anomaly at epoch: 328.9732°
orbit number at epoch: 54416

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

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