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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   19340.53498211  .00000019  00000-0 -23302-6 0  9990
2    20  33.3479 152.8792 1667331 318.0591  30.3397 11.55690780208198
Epoch (UTC): 06 December 2019 12:50:22
Eccentricity: 0.1667331
inclination: 33.3479°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3263 km
right ascension of ascending node: 152.8792°
argument of perigee: 318.0591°
revolutions per day: 11.55690780
mean anomaly at epoch: 30.3397°
orbit number at epoch: 20819

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

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