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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   24103.13665496  .00002777  00000-0  14555-2 0  9992
2    11  32.8724 213.2588 1456867 213.7920 136.0865 11.88009740782396
Epoch (UTC): 12 April 2024 03:16:46
Eccentricity: 0.1456867
inclination: 32.8724°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2917 km
right ascension of ascending node: 213.2588°
argument of perigee: 213.7920°
revolutions per day: 11.88009740
mean anomaly at epoch: 136.0865°
orbit number at epoch: 78239

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

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