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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   22266.87742945  .00000319  00000-0  12669-3 0  9997
2    20  33.3463 109.7335 1664675 342.7860  12.2243 11.56264975326516
Epoch (UTC): 23 September 2022 21:03:29
Eccentricity: 0.1664675
inclination: 33.3463°
perigee height: 507 km
apogee height: 3258 km
right ascension of ascending node: 109.7335°
argument of perigee: 342.7860°
revolutions per day: 11.56264975
mean anomaly at epoch: 12.2243°
orbit number at epoch: 32651

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

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