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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   19109.45173543  .00000331  00000-0  12965-3 0  9998
2    20  33.3430 256.0781 1665717 172.3570 190.6124 11.55620577181458
Epoch (UTC): 19 April 2019 10:50:29
Eccentricity: 0.1665717
inclination: 33.3430°
perigee height: 509 km
apogee height: 3262 km
right ascension of ascending node: 256.0781°
argument of perigee: 172.3570°
revolutions per day: 11.55620577
mean anomaly at epoch: 190.6124°
orbit number at epoch: 18145

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

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