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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   23026.52975409  .00002590  00000-0  13680-2 0  9997
2 00011  32.8768  75.7174 1463466 234.0024 111.6026 11.86419315388155
Epoch (UTC): 26 January 2023 12:42:50
Eccentricity: 0.1463466
inclination: 32.8768°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 2930 km
right ascension of ascending node: 75.7174°
argument of perigee: 234.0024°
revolutions per day: 11.86419315
mean anomaly at epoch: 111.6026°
orbit number at epoch: 38815

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

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