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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   21135.68404858  .00000151  00000-0  70791-4 0  9997
2 00011  32.8732 247.9715 1468154 327.1312  24.5748 11.85798091314425
Epoch (UTC): 15 May 2021 16:25:01
Eccentricity: 0.1468154
inclination: 32.8732°
perigee height: 552 km
apogee height: 2937 km
right ascension of ascending node: 247.9715°
argument of perigee: 327.1312°
revolutions per day: 11.85798091
mean anomaly at epoch: 24.5748°
orbit number at epoch: 31442

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

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