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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   18317.54154744  .00000288  00000-0  13650-3 0  9997
2    11  32.8730  79.9721 1467859 206.7591 144.9284 11.85567381547634
Epoch (UTC): 13 November 2018 12:59:49
Eccentricity: 0.1467859
inclination: 32.8730°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2938 km
right ascension of ascending node: 79.9721°
argument of perigee: 206.7591°
revolutions per day: 11.85567381
mean anomaly at epoch: 144.9284°
orbit number at epoch: 54763

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

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