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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   19288.51686087  .00000066  00000-0  33640-4 0  9994
2    20  33.3446 338.1925 1666287  42.1330 329.6002 11.55688222202171
Epoch (UTC): 15 October 2019 12:24:16
Eccentricity: 0.1666287
inclination: 33.3446°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3262 km
right ascension of ascending node: 338.1925°
argument of perigee: 42.1330°
revolutions per day: 11.55688222
mean anomaly at epoch: 329.6002°
orbit number at epoch: 20217

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

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