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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   24139.87308234  .00005253  00000-0  27873-2 0  9995
2 00011  32.8659  74.7542 1455699  62.0315 311.9928 11.88313602445023
Epoch (UTC): 18 May 2024 20:57:14
Eccentricity: 0.1455699
inclination: 32.8659°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2914 km
right ascension of ascending node: 74.7542°
argument of perigee: 62.0315°
revolutions per day: 11.88313602
mean anomaly at epoch: 311.9928°
orbit number at epoch: 44502

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

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