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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   21164.15562125  .00000038  00000-0  18285-4 0  9997
2    11  32.8643 141.0369 1467964 127.9296 246.3296 11.85801219659555
Epoch (UTC): 13 June 2021 03:44:05
Eccentricity: 0.1467964
inclination: 32.8643°
perigee height: 552 km
apogee height: 2937 km
right ascension of ascending node: 141.0369°
argument of perigee: 127.9296°
revolutions per day: 11.85801219
mean anomaly at epoch: 246.3296°
orbit number at epoch: 65955

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

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