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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   21025.19025869  .00000330  00000-0  18177-3 0  9990
2    11  32.8677 302.8925 1467381  63.3071 311.0152 11.85736970643054
Epoch (UTC): 25 January 2021 04:33:58
Eccentricity: 0.1467381
inclination: 32.8677°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2937 km
right ascension of ascending node: 302.8925°
argument of perigee: 63.3071°
revolutions per day: 11.85736970
mean anomaly at epoch: 311.0152°
orbit number at epoch: 64305

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

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