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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   21216.45604907 -.00000080  00000-0 -37045-4 0  9997
2 00011  32.8680 304.6378 1468065  63.2288 311.0883 11.85800748324017
Epoch (UTC): 04 August 2021 10:56:42
Eccentricity: 0.1468065
inclination: 32.8680°
perigee height: 552 km
apogee height: 2937 km
right ascension of ascending node: 304.6378°
argument of perigee: 63.2288°
revolutions per day: 11.85800748
mean anomaly at epoch: 311.0883°
orbit number at epoch: 32401

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

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