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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   14113.43974344  .00002129  00000-0  84903-3 0  4728
2 00020 033.3549 260.5455 1676927 236.7705 106.1005 11.53872736970727
Epoch (UTC): 23 April 2014 10:33:13
Eccentricity: 0.1676927
inclination: 33.3549°
perigee height: 507 km
apogee height: 3281 km
right ascension of ascending node: 260.5455°
argument of perigee: 236.7705°
revolutions per day: 11.53872736
mean anomaly at epoch: 106.1005°
orbit number at epoch: 97072

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

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