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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   21163.14519045  .00000036  00000-0  18269-4 0  9998
2    11  32.8642 144.8321 1467978 122.2232 252.9157 11.85801125659438
Epoch (UTC): 12 June 2021 03:29:04
Eccentricity: 0.1467978
inclination: 32.8642°
perigee height: 552 km
apogee height: 2937 km
right ascension of ascending node: 144.8321°
argument of perigee: 122.2232°
revolutions per day: 11.85801125
mean anomaly at epoch: 252.9157°
orbit number at epoch: 65943

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

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