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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   22278.80342299  .00000487  00000-0  24622-3 0  9993
2 00011  32.8728 139.3614 1466902 316.9399  32.5104 11.86177237374764
Epoch (UTC): 05 October 2022 19:16:55
Eccentricity: 0.1466902
inclination: 32.8728°
perigee height: 552 km
apogee height: 2934 km
right ascension of ascending node: 139.3614°
argument of perigee: 316.9399°
revolutions per day: 11.86177237
mean anomaly at epoch: 32.5104°
orbit number at epoch: 37476

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

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