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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 00011U 59001A   18172.65773034 -.00000079  00000-0 -40614-4 0  9998
2 00011  32.8664 263.7866 1467997 108.9646 267.5410 11.85534895530448
Epoch (UTC): 21 June 2018 15:47:07
Eccentricity: 0.1467997
inclination: 32.8664°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2939 km
right ascension of ascending node: 263.7866°
argument of perigee: 108.9646°
revolutions per day: 11.85534895
mean anomaly at epoch: 267.5410°
orbit number at epoch: 53044

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

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