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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   20052.42125254 +.00000272 +00000-0 +13147-3 0  9991
2    11 032.8754 134.8105 1469173 310.7727 037.4136 11.85672888261088
Epoch (UTC): 21 February 2020 10:06:36
Eccentricity: 0.1469173
inclination: 32.8754°
perigee height: 552 km
apogee height: 2939 km
right ascension of ascending node: 134.8105°
argument of perigee: 310.7727°
revolutions per day: 11.85672888
mean anomaly at epoch: 37.4136°
orbit number at epoch: 26108

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

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