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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   21168.87047973  .00000063  00000-0  25828-4 0  9998
2 00011  32.8660 123.3275 1467930 154.5577 213.5257 11.85801690318361
Epoch (UTC): 17 June 2021 20:53:29
Eccentricity: 0.1467930
inclination: 32.8660°
perigee height: 552 km
apogee height: 2937 km
right ascension of ascending node: 123.3275°
argument of perigee: 154.5577°
revolutions per day: 11.85801690
mean anomaly at epoch: 213.5257°
orbit number at epoch: 31836

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

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