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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   24110.53251612  .00005156  00000-0  27056-2 0  9999
2    11  32.8764 185.3852 1457237 255.6952  87.7939 11.88075928783278
Epoch (UTC): 19 April 2024 12:46:49
Eccentricity: 0.1457237
inclination: 32.8764°
perigee height: 552 km
apogee height: 2917 km
right ascension of ascending node: 185.3852°
argument of perigee: 255.6952°
revolutions per day: 11.88075928
mean anomaly at epoch: 87.7939°
orbit number at epoch: 78327

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

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