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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   19290.90651181 +.00000168 +00000-0 +78530-4 0  9991
2    11 032.8734 249.7696 1466752 316.5989 032.7808 11.85614565246064
Epoch (UTC): 17 October 2019 21:45:22
Eccentricity: 0.1466752
inclination: 32.8734°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 2937 km
right ascension of ascending node: 249.7696°
argument of perigee: 316.5989°
revolutions per day: 11.85614565
mean anomaly at epoch: 32.7808°
orbit number at epoch: 24606

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

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