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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   22274.74045588  .00000580  00000-0  24076-3 0  9996
2 00020  33.3428  81.6865 1664183  24.5487 342.5932 11.56272439327392
Epoch (UTC): 01 October 2022 17:46:15
Eccentricity: 0.1664183
inclination: 33.3428°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3257 km
right ascension of ascending node: 81.6865°
argument of perigee: 24.5487°
revolutions per day: 11.56272439
mean anomaly at epoch: 342.5932°
orbit number at epoch: 32739

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

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