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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   21024.94143258  .00000097  00000-0  40293-4 0  9996
2    20  33.3448 112.9645 1665936   1.6860 358.8548 11.55793977256260
Epoch (UTC): 24 January 2021 22:35:39
Eccentricity: 0.1665936
inclination: 33.3448°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3261 km
right ascension of ascending node: 112.9645°
argument of perigee: 1.6860°
revolutions per day: 11.55793977
mean anomaly at epoch: 358.8548°
orbit number at epoch: 25626

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

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