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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 00020U 59007A   15210.99400763  .00000802  00000-0  32253-3 0  9998
2 00020 033.3452 056.5954 1670367 164.6624 201.1623 11.54964650 24188
Epoch (UTC): 29 July 2015 23:51:22
Eccentricity: 0.1670367
inclination: 33.3452°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3270 km
right ascension of ascending node: 56.5954°
argument of perigee: 164.6624°
revolutions per day: 11.54964650
mean anomaly at epoch: 201.1623°
orbit number at epoch: 2418

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

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