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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   18019.49760320  .00000349  00000-0  12869-3 0  9998
2 00020  33.3568  76.5519 1667733 279.4121  62.2512 11.55512972128810
Epoch (UTC): 19 January 2018 11:56:32
Eccentricity: 0.1667733
inclination: 33.3568°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3264 km
right ascension of ascending node: 76.5519°
argument of perigee: 279.4121°
revolutions per day: 11.55512972
mean anomaly at epoch: 62.2512°
orbit number at epoch: 12881

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

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