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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   19295.87781480 +.00000175 +00000-0 +89283-4 0  9993
2    11 032.8697 231.1088 1466501 344.6666 011.3671 11.85616038246651
Epoch (UTC): 22 October 2019 21:04:03
Eccentricity: 0.1466501
inclination: 32.8697°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 2937 km
right ascension of ascending node: 231.1088°
argument of perigee: 344.6666°
revolutions per day: 11.85616038
mean anomaly at epoch: 11.3671°
orbit number at epoch: 24665

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

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