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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   22019.21354542  .00000934  00000-0  48380-3 0  9999
2    11  32.8797  34.6671 1466520 290.5128  54.4343 11.85865459685675
Epoch (UTC): 19 January 2022 05:07:30
Eccentricity: 0.1466520
inclination: 32.8797°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2936 km
right ascension of ascending node: 34.6671°
argument of perigee: 290.5128°
revolutions per day: 11.85865459
mean anomaly at epoch: 54.4343°
orbit number at epoch: 68567

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

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