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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   21056.91385538  .00000109  00000-0  37944-4 0  9990
2 00020  33.3469 359.0367 1665778 171.3606 191.9822 11.55800334259939
Epoch (UTC): 25 February 2021 21:55:57
Eccentricity: 0.1665778
inclination: 33.3469°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3261 km
right ascension of ascending node: 359.0367°
argument of perigee: 171.3606°
revolutions per day: 11.55800334
mean anomaly at epoch: 191.9822°
orbit number at epoch: 25993

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

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