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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   21024.33633203  .00000107  00000-0  43806-4 0  9998
2 00020  33.3452 115.1210 1665967 358.4743   1.1172 11.55793884256162
Epoch (UTC): 24 January 2021 08:04:19
Eccentricity: 0.1665967
inclination: 33.3452°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3261 km
right ascension of ascending node: 115.1210°
argument of perigee: 358.4743°
revolutions per day: 11.55793884
mean anomaly at epoch: 1.1172°
orbit number at epoch: 25616

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

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