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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   18020.53491955 +.00000353 +00000-0 +13084-3 0  9995
2    20 033.3566 072.8590 1667752 284.9097 057.3309 11.55513613128902
Epoch (UTC): 20 January 2018 12:50:17
Eccentricity: 0.1667752
inclination: 33.3566°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3264 km
right ascension of ascending node: 72.8590°
argument of perigee: 284.9097°
revolutions per day: 11.55513613
mean anomaly at epoch: 57.3309°
orbit number at epoch: 12890

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

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