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Location: Chiroubles
(46.1812°N, 4.6660°E)
Time: 23:39:27
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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   20340.48605878  .00000355  00000-0  18751-3 0  9990
2    11  32.8637 133.2532 1466443 137.0438 235.4493 11.85703405637039
Epoch (UTC): 05 December 2020 11:39:55
Eccentricity: 0.1466443
inclination: 32.8637°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 2937 km
right ascension of ascending node: 133.2532°
argument of perigee: 137.0438°
revolutions per day: 11.85703405
mean anomaly at epoch: 235.4493°
orbit number at epoch: 63703

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

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