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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   21023.50540469  .00000340  00000-0  18721-3 0  9997
2 00011  32.8681 309.2189 1467352  53.7946 318.9592 11.85735872301105
Epoch (UTC): 23 January 2021 12:07:46
Eccentricity: 0.1467352
inclination: 32.8681°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2937 km
right ascension of ascending node: 309.2189°
argument of perigee: 53.7946°
revolutions per day: 11.85735872
mean anomaly at epoch: 318.9592°
orbit number at epoch: 30110

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

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