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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   19347.79665701 -.00000029  00000-0 -11883-4 0  9996
2    20  33.3435 127.0063 1666899 356.5838   2.4487 11.55690492209038
Epoch (UTC): 13 December 2019 19:07:11
Eccentricity: 0.1666899
inclination: 33.3435°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3263 km
right ascension of ascending node: 127.0063°
argument of perigee: 356.5838°
revolutions per day: 11.55690492
mean anomaly at epoch: 2.4487°
orbit number at epoch: 20903

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

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