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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   18226.92408469 +.00000016 +00000-0 -47389-5 0  9998
2    20 033.3563 057.7288 1668157 299.4868 044.9497 11.55590820152780
Epoch (UTC): 14 August 2018 22:10:40
Eccentricity: 0.1668157
inclination: 33.3563°
perigee height: 507 km
apogee height: 3264 km
right ascension of ascending node: 57.7288°
argument of perigee: 299.4868°
revolutions per day: 11.55590820
mean anomaly at epoch: 44.9497°
orbit number at epoch: 15278

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

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