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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   19293.09721714  .00000184  00000-0  90226-4 0  9998
2    11  32.8718 241.5468 1466631 328.9663  23.1777 11.85615231588064
Epoch (UTC): 20 October 2019 02:19:59
Eccentricity: 0.1466631
inclination: 32.8718°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 2937 km
right ascension of ascending node: 241.5468°
argument of perigee: 328.9663°
revolutions per day: 11.85615231
mean anomaly at epoch: 23.1777°
orbit number at epoch: 58806

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

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