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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   21204.83024004 -.00000027  00000-0 -16865-4 0  9998
2 00011  32.8724 348.3005 1468177 357.5742   1.8295 11.85802316322636
Epoch (UTC): 23 July 2021 19:55:32
Eccentricity: 0.1468177
inclination: 32.8724°
perigee height: 552 km
apogee height: 2937 km
right ascension of ascending node: 348.3005°
argument of perigee: 357.5742°
revolutions per day: 11.85802316
mean anomaly at epoch: 1.8295°
orbit number at epoch: 32263

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

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