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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   20023.87247364  .00000226  00000-0  11413-3 0  9998
2    11  32.8650 241.9935 1468095 149.6464 219.8019 11.85659561599446
Epoch (UTC): 23 January 2020 20:56:21
Eccentricity: 0.1468095
inclination: 32.8650°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2938 km
right ascension of ascending node: 241.9935°
argument of perigee: 149.6464°
revolutions per day: 11.85659561
mean anomaly at epoch: 219.8019°
orbit number at epoch: 59944

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

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