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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   22278.04548028  .00000473  00000-0  23761-3 0  9995
2    11  32.8733 142.2095 1466957 312.6590  35.9144 11.86176634716415
Epoch (UTC): 05 October 2022 01:05:29
Eccentricity: 0.1466957
inclination: 32.8733°
perigee height: 552 km
apogee height: 2935 km
right ascension of ascending node: 142.2095°
argument of perigee: 312.6590°
revolutions per day: 11.86176634
mean anomaly at epoch: 35.9144°
orbit number at epoch: 71641

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

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