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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   18054.07883715  .00000307  00000-0  13088-3 0  9993
2 00020  33.3440 313.3938 1667719 102.7915 276.3496 11.55536471132824
Epoch (UTC): 23 February 2018 01:53:31
Eccentricity: 0.1667719
inclination: 33.3440°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3264 km
right ascension of ascending node: 313.3938°
argument of perigee: 102.7915°
revolutions per day: 11.55536471
mean anomaly at epoch: 276.3496°
orbit number at epoch: 13282

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

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