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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   20339.61780271  .00000267  00000-0  11630-3 0  9991
2    20  33.3440 295.8344 1666225  89.4029 289.6339 11.55778454250336
Epoch (UTC): 04 December 2020 14:49:38
Eccentricity: 0.1666225
inclination: 33.3440°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3262 km
right ascension of ascending node: 295.8344°
argument of perigee: 89.4029°
revolutions per day: 11.55778454
mean anomaly at epoch: 289.6339°
orbit number at epoch: 25033

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

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