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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   18199.27398594 +.00000042 +00000-0 +14275-4 0  9997
2    20 033.3409 156.2074 1667187 152.8526 217.0086 11.55589927149589
Epoch (UTC): 18 July 2018 06:34:32
Eccentricity: 0.1667187
inclination: 33.3409°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3264 km
right ascension of ascending node: 156.2074°
argument of perigee: 152.8526°
revolutions per day: 11.55589927
mean anomaly at epoch: 217.0086°
orbit number at epoch: 14958

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

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