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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   21108.82008928  .00000249  00000-0  12019-3 0  9997
2 00011  32.8717 348.8407 1468172 175.4829 186.0778 11.85788697311238
Epoch (UTC): 18 April 2021 19:40:55
Eccentricity: 0.1468172
inclination: 32.8717°
perigee height: 552 km
apogee height: 2938 km
right ascension of ascending node: 348.8407°
argument of perigee: 175.4829°
revolutions per day: 11.85788697
mean anomaly at epoch: 186.0778°
orbit number at epoch: 31123

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

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