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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   17295.56297596 +.00000324 +00000-0 +12839-3 0  9991
2    20 033.3453 033.2365 1665612 167.7988 196.8648 11.55452192118490
Epoch (UTC): 22 October 2017 13:30:41
Eccentricity: 0.1665612
inclination: 33.3453°
perigee height: 510 km
apogee height: 3263 km
right ascension of ascending node: 33.2365°
argument of perigee: 167.7988°
revolutions per day: 11.55452192
mean anomaly at epoch: 196.8648°
orbit number at epoch: 11849

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

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