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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   18111.37930019  .00000227  00000-0  99557-4 0  9997
2 00020  33.3413 109.2880 1667687  46.6657 326.1406 11.55569666139447
Epoch (UTC): 21 April 2018 09:06:11
Eccentricity: 0.1667687
inclination: 33.3413°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3264 km
right ascension of ascending node: 109.2880°
argument of perigee: 46.6657°
revolutions per day: 11.55569666
mean anomaly at epoch: 326.1406°
orbit number at epoch: 13944

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

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