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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   22336.89407146  .00000630  00000-0  31883-3 0  9997
2 00011  32.8784 281.0662 1465272 285.1666  59.1880 11.86234306381661
Epoch (UTC): 02 December 2022 21:27:27
Eccentricity: 0.1465272
inclination: 32.8784°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2933 km
right ascension of ascending node: 281.0662°
argument of perigee: 285.1666°
revolutions per day: 11.86234306
mean anomaly at epoch: 59.1880°
orbit number at epoch: 38166

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

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