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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   19315.90794296 +.00000046 +00000-0 +92150-5 0  9990
2    20 033.3450 240.6041 1666625 187.4694 169.7771 11.55691353205318
Epoch (UTC): 11 November 2019 21:47:26
Eccentricity: 0.1666625
inclination: 33.3450°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3263 km
right ascension of ascending node: 240.6041°
argument of perigee: 187.4694°
revolutions per day: 11.55691353
mean anomaly at epoch: 169.7771°
orbit number at epoch: 20531

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

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