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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   21333.93977704  .00000312  00000-0  16717-3 0  9996
2 00011  32.8662 223.4611 1465923   6.5836 355.1943 11.85814213337960
Epoch (UTC): 29 November 2021 22:33:16
Eccentricity: 0.1465923
inclination: 32.8662°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 2936 km
right ascension of ascending node: 223.4611°
argument of perigee: 6.5836°
revolutions per day: 11.85814213
mean anomaly at epoch: 355.1943°
orbit number at epoch: 33796

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

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