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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   17290.91905047 +.00000382 +00000-0 +19736-3 0  9993
2    11 032.8659 109.9145 1467953 156.5153 211.0020 11.85474613159402
Epoch (UTC): 17 October 2017 22:03:25
Eccentricity: 0.1467953
inclination: 32.8659°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 2939 km
right ascension of ascending node: 109.9145°
argument of perigee: 156.5153°
revolutions per day: 11.85474613
mean anomaly at epoch: 211.0020°
orbit number at epoch: 15940

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

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