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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   21063.42054439  .00000403  00000-0  19524-3 0  9991
2    11  32.8775 159.3333 1468996 279.1484  64.6315 11.85762677647586
Epoch (UTC): 04 March 2021 10:05:35
Eccentricity: 0.1468996
inclination: 32.8775°
perigee height: 552 km
apogee height: 2938 km
right ascension of ascending node: 159.3333°
argument of perigee: 279.1484°
revolutions per day: 11.85762677
mean anomaly at epoch: 64.6315°
orbit number at epoch: 64758

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

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