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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   22221.80641675  .00000137  00000-0  69510-4 0  9999
2 00011  32.8727 353.5449 1466519 354.9229   3.7831 11.86160174367993
Epoch (UTC): 09 August 2022 19:21:14
Eccentricity: 0.1466519
inclination: 32.8727°
perigee height: 552 km
apogee height: 2934 km
right ascension of ascending node: 353.5449°
argument of perigee: 354.9229°
revolutions per day: 11.86160174
mean anomaly at epoch: 3.7831°
orbit number at epoch: 36799

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

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