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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   20093.86397530  .00000176  00000-0  79430-4 0  9993
2    11  32.8719 339.1996 1468386 184.7529 173.7568 11.85688694607743
Epoch (UTC): 02 April 2020 20:44:07
Eccentricity: 0.1468386
inclination: 32.8719°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2938 km
right ascension of ascending node: 339.1996°
argument of perigee: 184.7529°
revolutions per day: 11.85688694
mean anomaly at epoch: 173.7568°
orbit number at epoch: 60774

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

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