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Location: Cañada de la Miga
(34.7595°N, 106.2317°W)
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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   21340.58669297  .00000658  00000-0  25398-3 0  9994
2 00020  33.3550  68.2598 1665235 236.4897 106.5546 11.55926841292763
Epoch (UTC): 06 December 2021 14:04:50
Eccentricity: 0.1665235
inclination: 33.3550°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3260 km
right ascension of ascending node: 68.2598°
argument of perigee: 236.4897°
revolutions per day: 11.55926841
mean anomaly at epoch: 106.5546°
orbit number at epoch: 29276

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

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