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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   21207.10496236 -.00000039  00000-0 -20839-4 0  9990
2    11  32.8709 339.7571 1468132  10.4206 352.3651 11.85802031664646
Epoch (UTC): 26 July 2021 02:31:08
Eccentricity: 0.1468132
inclination: 32.8709°
perigee height: 552 km
apogee height: 2937 km
right ascension of ascending node: 339.7571°
argument of perigee: 10.4206°
revolutions per day: 11.85802031
mean anomaly at epoch: 352.3651°
orbit number at epoch: 66464

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

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