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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   20047.53502014 +.00000266 +00000-0 +12302-3 0  9995
2    11 032.8775 153.1524 1469355 283.2054 060.9146 11.85670550260501
Epoch (UTC): 16 February 2020 12:50:25
Eccentricity: 0.1469355
inclination: 32.8775°
perigee height: 552 km
apogee height: 2939 km
right ascension of ascending node: 153.1524°
argument of perigee: 283.2054°
revolutions per day: 11.85670550
mean anomaly at epoch: 60.9146°
orbit number at epoch: 26050

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

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