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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   21131.47190799  .00000139  00000-0  59442-4 0  9992
2    11  32.8766 263.7875 1468443 303.3497  43.4849 11.85797025655668
Epoch (UTC): 11 May 2021 11:19:32
Eccentricity: 0.1468443
inclination: 32.8766°
perigee height: 552 km
apogee height: 2938 km
right ascension of ascending node: 263.7875°
argument of perigee: 303.3497°
revolutions per day: 11.85797025
mean anomaly at epoch: 43.4849°
orbit number at epoch: 65566

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

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