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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   21125.40722366  .00000184  00000-0  78191-4 0  9991
2 00011  32.8791 286.5563 1468663 269.1215  74.1413 11.85795620313202
Epoch (UTC): 05 May 2021 09:46:24
Eccentricity: 0.1468663
inclination: 32.8791°
perigee height: 552 km
apogee height: 2938 km
right ascension of ascending node: 286.5563°
argument of perigee: 269.1215°
revolutions per day: 11.85795620
mean anomaly at epoch: 74.1413°
orbit number at epoch: 31320

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

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