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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   19233.21056205  .00000152  00000-0  66883-4 0  9995
2    20  33.3409 175.2165 1667003 108.7557 270.0698 11.55675228195783
Epoch (UTC): 21 August 2019 05:03:12
Eccentricity: 0.1667003
inclination: 33.3409°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3263 km
right ascension of ascending node: 175.2165°
argument of perigee: 108.7557°
revolutions per day: 11.55675228
mean anomaly at epoch: 270.0698°
orbit number at epoch: 19578

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

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