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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   19290.15928659  .00000062  00000-0  32787-4 0  9998
2    20  33.3444 332.3409 1666269  50.8479 322.8765 11.55688471202360
Epoch (UTC): 17 October 2019 03:49:22
Eccentricity: 0.1666269
inclination: 33.3444°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3262 km
right ascension of ascending node: 332.3409°
argument of perigee: 50.8479°
revolutions per day: 11.55688471
mean anomaly at epoch: 322.8765°
orbit number at epoch: 20236

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

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