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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   23337.38066803  .00001411  00000-0  73273-3 0  9991
2 00011  32.8730 345.7927 1460159 193.0913 162.7452 11.87418789425109
Epoch (UTC): 03 December 2023 09:08:09
Eccentricity: 0.1460159
inclination: 32.8730°
perigee height: 552 km
apogee height: 2923 km
right ascension of ascending node: 345.7927°
argument of perigee: 193.0913°
revolutions per day: 11.87418789
mean anomaly at epoch: 162.7452°
orbit number at epoch: 42510

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

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