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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   17117.87158588 -.00000009 +00000-0 -25033-4 0  9992
2    11 032.8803 039.2976 1469671 260.0129 083.1988 11.85419132480608
Epoch (UTC): 27 April 2017 20:55:05
Eccentricity: 0.1469671
inclination: 32.8803°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2941 km
right ascension of ascending node: 39.2976°
argument of perigee: 260.0129°
revolutions per day: 11.85419132
mean anomaly at epoch: 83.1988°
orbit number at epoch: 48060

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

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