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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   20049.13561059  .00000250  00000-0  11599-3 0  9997
2    11  32.8771 147.1445 1469327 292.2349  52.9046 11.85671215602439
Epoch (UTC): 18 February 2020 03:15:16
Eccentricity: 0.1469327
inclination: 32.8771°
perigee height: 552 km
apogee height: 2939 km
right ascension of ascending node: 147.1445°
argument of perigee: 292.2349°
revolutions per day: 11.85671215
mean anomaly at epoch: 52.9046°
orbit number at epoch: 60243

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

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