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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   16183.54105001  .00000268  00000-0  10807-3 0  9993
2 00020  33.3434 295.2684 1666864 153.4253 216.2489 11.55200586 63228
Epoch (UTC): 01 July 2016 12:59:06
Eccentricity: 0.1666864
inclination: 33.3434°
perigee height: 510 km
apogee height: 3266 km
right ascension of ascending node: 295.2684°
argument of perigee: 153.4253°
revolutions per day: 11.55200586
mean anomaly at epoch: 216.2489°
orbit number at epoch: 6322

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

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