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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   19054.21788632  .00000155  00000-0  88163-4 0  9994
2    11  32.8683  58.2954 1468343  60.5937 313.3215 11.85613625559719
Epoch (UTC): 23 February 2019 05:13:45
Eccentricity: 0.1468343
inclination: 32.8683°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2939 km
right ascension of ascending node: 58.2954°
argument of perigee: 60.5937°
revolutions per day: 11.85613625
mean anomaly at epoch: 313.3215°
orbit number at epoch: 55971

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

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