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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   20024.54606638 +.00000225 +00000-0 +11259-3 0  9993
2    11 032.8652 239.4639 1468105 153.4504 214.9488 11.85659851257776
Epoch (UTC): 24 January 2020 13:06:20
Eccentricity: 0.1468105
inclination: 32.8652°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2938 km
right ascension of ascending node: 239.4639°
argument of perigee: 153.4504°
revolutions per day: 11.85659851
mean anomaly at epoch: 214.9488°
orbit number at epoch: 25777

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

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