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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   21343.03811700  .00000190  00000-0  10738-3 0  9992
2    11  32.8628 189.2891 1465953  57.9817 315.4880 11.85819877680795
Epoch (UTC): 09 December 2021 00:54:53
Eccentricity: 0.1465953
inclination: 32.8628°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 2936 km
right ascension of ascending node: 189.2891°
argument of perigee: 57.9817°
revolutions per day: 11.85819877
mean anomaly at epoch: 315.4880°
orbit number at epoch: 68079

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

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