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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   14245.07912931  .00000290  00000-0  10490-3 0  5603
2 00020 033.3539 152.9280 1675376 213.0517 135.3477 11.54028270985935
Epoch (UTC): 02 September 2014 01:53:56
Eccentricity: 0.1675376
inclination: 33.3539°
perigee height: 507 km
apogee height: 3279 km
right ascension of ascending node: 152.9280°
argument of perigee: 213.0517°
revolutions per day: 11.54028270
mean anomaly at epoch: 135.3477°
orbit number at epoch: 98593

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

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