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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   21129.11328535  .00000141  00000-0  57832-4 0  9995
2 00011  32.8780 272.6429 1468566 290.0364  54.8316 11.85796532313645
Epoch (UTC): 09 May 2021 02:43:07
Eccentricity: 0.1468566
inclination: 32.8780°
perigee height: 552 km
apogee height: 2938 km
right ascension of ascending node: 272.6429°
argument of perigee: 290.0364°
revolutions per day: 11.85796532
mean anomaly at epoch: 54.8316°
orbit number at epoch: 31364

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

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