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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   20301.90312399 +.00000155 +00000-0 +64903-4 0  9996
2    11 032.8777 278.1129 1467027 279.1786 064.6249 11.85682772290701
Epoch (UTC): 27 October 2020 21:40:29
Eccentricity: 0.1467027
inclination: 32.8777°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 2937 km
right ascension of ascending node: 278.1129°
argument of perigee: 279.1786°
revolutions per day: 11.85682772
mean anomaly at epoch: 64.6249°
orbit number at epoch: 29070

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

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