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Vanguard 3 - 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    20U 59007A   18110.42831608 +.00000191 +00000-0 +84323-4 0  9991
2    20 033.3412 112.6762 1667692 041.6203 329.9979 11.55568982139302
Epoch (UTC): 20 April 2018 10:16:46
Eccentricity: 0.1667692
inclination: 33.3412°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3264 km
right ascension of ascending node: 112.6762°
argument of perigee: 41.6203°
revolutions per day: 11.55568982
mean anomaly at epoch: 329.9979°
orbit number at epoch: 13930

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

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