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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   19290.82225553  .00000166  00000-0  77793-4 0  9990
2    11  32.8735 250.0859 1466759 316.1232  33.1571 11.85614541587799
Epoch (UTC): 17 October 2019 19:44:02
Eccentricity: 0.1466759
inclination: 32.8735°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 2937 km
right ascension of ascending node: 250.0859°
argument of perigee: 316.1232°
revolutions per day: 11.85614541
mean anomaly at epoch: 33.1571°
orbit number at epoch: 58779

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

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