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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   20330.54817211  .00000281  00000-0  15619-3 0  9990
2    11  32.8628 170.5689 1466423  80.9280 295.3812 11.85695651635856
Epoch (UTC): 25 November 2020 13:09:22
Eccentricity: 0.1466423
inclination: 32.8628°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 2937 km
right ascension of ascending node: 170.5689°
argument of perigee: 80.9280°
revolutions per day: 11.85695651
mean anomaly at epoch: 295.3812°
orbit number at epoch: 63585

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

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