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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   17142.39862118 -.00000045 +00000-0 -10522-4 0  9991
2    20 033.3415 218.6421 1668193 075.6745 302.2653 11.55427460100776
Epoch (UTC): 22 May 2017 09:34:00
Eccentricity: 0.1668193
inclination: 33.3415°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3265 km
right ascension of ascending node: 218.6421°
argument of perigee: 75.6745°
revolutions per day: 11.55427460
mean anomaly at epoch: 302.2653°
orbit number at epoch: 10077

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

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