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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   21211.92741470  .00000090  00000-0  22438-4 0  9996
2    20  33.3537 166.6979 1666080 273.7549  67.4928 11.55808682277901
Epoch (UTC): 30 July 2021 22:15:28
Eccentricity: 0.1666080
inclination: 33.3537°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3261 km
right ascension of ascending node: 166.6979°
argument of perigee: 273.7549°
revolutions per day: 11.55808682
mean anomaly at epoch: 67.4928°
orbit number at epoch: 27790

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

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