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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   24176.89192101  .00003251  00000-0  13244-2 0  9991
2    20  33.3439 342.4722 1650007 148.7153 222.3120 11.58959519400695
Epoch (UTC): 24 June 2024 21:24:21
Eccentricity: 0.1650007
inclination: 33.3439°
perigee height: 509 km
apogee height: 3231 km
right ascension of ascending node: 342.4722°
argument of perigee: 148.7153°
revolutions per day: 11.58959519
mean anomaly at epoch: 222.3120°
orbit number at epoch: 40069

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

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