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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 00011U 59001A   21023.92662505  .00000324  00000-0  17844-3 0  9996
2 00011  32.8680 307.6373 1467348  56.1731 317.0011 11.85736049301153
Epoch (UTC): 23 January 2021 22:14:20
Eccentricity: 0.1467348
inclination: 32.8680°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2937 km
right ascension of ascending node: 307.6373°
argument of perigee: 56.1731°
revolutions per day: 11.85736049
mean anomaly at epoch: 317.0011°
orbit number at epoch: 30115

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

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