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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   20052.53701205 -.00000027 +00000-0 -94367-5 0  9990
2    20 033.3420 238.5559 1666880 006.5091 355.4556 11.55682309217072
Epoch (UTC): 21 February 2020 12:53:17
Eccentricity: 0.1666880
inclination: 33.3420°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3263 km
right ascension of ascending node: 238.5559°
argument of perigee: 6.5091°
revolutions per day: 11.55682309
mean anomaly at epoch: 355.4556°
orbit number at epoch: 21707

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

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