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Location: Balaclava NSW 2575, Australia
(34.4510°S, 150.4953°E)
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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   21169.50799223 -.00000049  00000-0 -12675-4 0  9999
2 00020  33.3446 317.8459 1665982  48.6919 324.5587 11.55803297272969
Epoch (UTC): 18 June 2021 12:11:30
Eccentricity: 0.1665982
inclination: 33.3446°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3261 km
right ascension of ascending node: 317.8459°
argument of perigee: 48.6919°
revolutions per day: 11.55803297
mean anomaly at epoch: 324.5587°
orbit number at epoch: 27296

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

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