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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   20223.82594070 -.00000043  00000-0 -39474-4 0  9991
2    11  32.8689 211.2356 1468353 198.4395 155.6989 11.85685917623172
Epoch (UTC): 10 August 2020 19:49:21
Eccentricity: 0.1468353
inclination: 32.8689°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2938 km
right ascension of ascending node: 211.2356°
argument of perigee: 198.4395°
revolutions per day: 11.85685917
mean anomaly at epoch: 155.6989°
orbit number at epoch: 62317

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

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