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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   21169.29141688  .00000060  00000-0  23765-4 0  9998
2 00011  32.8663 121.7464 1467934 156.9349 210.4593 11.85801736318419
Epoch (UTC): 18 June 2021 06:59:38
Eccentricity: 0.1467934
inclination: 32.8663°
perigee height: 552 km
apogee height: 2937 km
right ascension of ascending node: 121.7464°
argument of perigee: 156.9349°
revolutions per day: 11.85801736
mean anomaly at epoch: 210.4593°
orbit number at epoch: 31841

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

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