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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   19235.88916772 +.00000144 +00000-0 +61776-4 0  9991
2    20 033.3412 165.6735 1666945 122.9639 254.2335 11.55676051196054
Epoch (UTC): 23 August 2019 21:20:24
Eccentricity: 0.1666945
inclination: 33.3412°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3263 km
right ascension of ascending node: 165.6735°
argument of perigee: 122.9639°
revolutions per day: 11.55676051
mean anomaly at epoch: 254.2335°
orbit number at epoch: 19605

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

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