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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   20150.21506370  .00000004  00000-0 -29825-5 0  9995
2    11  32.8650 127.6194 1468236 142.8812 228.2961 11.85694958614449
Epoch (UTC): 29 May 2020 05:09:41
Eccentricity: 0.1468236
inclination: 32.8650°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2938 km
right ascension of ascending node: 127.6194°
argument of perigee: 142.8812°
revolutions per day: 11.85694958
mean anomaly at epoch: 228.2961°
orbit number at epoch: 61444

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

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