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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   20217.77037454 +.00000288 +00000-0 +11385-3 0  9991
2    20 033.3455 009.9472 1665223 163.0509 203.3313 11.55702917236191
Epoch (UTC): 04 August 2020 18:29:20
Eccentricity: 0.1665223
inclination: 33.3455°
perigee height: 509 km
apogee height: 3261 km
right ascension of ascending node: 9.9472°
argument of perigee: 163.0509°
revolutions per day: 11.55702917
mean anomaly at epoch: 203.3313°
orbit number at epoch: 23619

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

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