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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   18175.60564755 -.00000029 +00000-0 -17075-4 0  9994
2    11 032.8657 252.7213 1467891 125.6046 249.0330 11.85534668189047
Epoch (UTC): 24 June 2018 14:32:07
Eccentricity: 0.1467891
inclination: 32.8657°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 2939 km
right ascension of ascending node: 252.7213°
argument of perigee: 125.6046°
revolutions per day: 11.85534668
mean anomaly at epoch: 249.0330°
orbit number at epoch: 18904

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

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