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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   17293.57584340 +.00000282 +00000-0 +11331-3 0  9995
2    20 033.3442 040.3130 1665622 157.2575 211.1404 11.55450940118269
Epoch (UTC): 20 October 2017 13:49:12
Eccentricity: 0.1665622
inclination: 33.3442°
perigee height: 510 km
apogee height: 3263 km
right ascension of ascending node: 40.3130°
argument of perigee: 157.2575°
revolutions per day: 11.55450940
mean anomaly at epoch: 211.1404°
orbit number at epoch: 11826

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

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