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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   20330.45632406  .00000300  00000-0  12874-3 0  9999
2    20  33.3446 328.4775 1666471  40.7953 330.6146 11.55772143249264
Epoch (UTC): 25 November 2020 10:57:06
Eccentricity: 0.1666471
inclination: 33.3446°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3262 km
right ascension of ascending node: 328.4775°
argument of perigee: 40.7953°
revolutions per day: 11.55772143
mean anomaly at epoch: 330.6146°
orbit number at epoch: 24926

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

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