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Location: Bonny Doon Airfield
(37.0704°N, 122.1252°W)
Time: 01:31:39
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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    20U 59007A   17344.05561785 +.00000247 +00000-0 +10970-3 0  9992
2    20 033.3398 220.5754 1666162 064.9419 311.4689 11.55489593124109
Epoch (UTC): 10 December 2017 01:20:05
Eccentricity: 0.1666162
inclination: 33.3398°
perigee height: 509 km
apogee height: 3263 km
right ascension of ascending node: 220.5754°
argument of perigee: 64.9419°
revolutions per day: 11.55489593
mean anomaly at epoch: 311.4689°
orbit number at epoch: 12410

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

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