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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   21293.60107168  .00000082  00000-0  39548-4 0  9996
2 00011  32.8696  14.9250 1466906 138.8131 233.2974 11.85797873333179
Epoch (UTC): 20 October 2021 14:25:32
Eccentricity: 0.1466906
inclination: 32.8696°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2936 km
right ascension of ascending node: 14.9250°
argument of perigee: 138.8131°
revolutions per day: 11.85797873
mean anomaly at epoch: 233.2974°
orbit number at epoch: 33317

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

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