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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   18200.31065490 +.00000054 +00000-0 +17876-4 0  9994
2    20 033.3415 152.5138 1667189 158.3532 209.6806 11.55590061149708
Epoch (UTC): 19 July 2018 07:27:20
Eccentricity: 0.1667189
inclination: 33.3415°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3264 km
right ascension of ascending node: 152.5138°
argument of perigee: 158.3532°
revolutions per day: 11.55590061
mean anomaly at epoch: 209.6806°
orbit number at epoch: 14970

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

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