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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   20023.15160284 -.00000077  00000-0 -44353-4 0  9996
2    20  33.3525 343.2291 1667509 210.6825 138.4913 11.55686732213703
Epoch (UTC): 23 January 2020 03:38:18
Eccentricity: 0.1667509
inclination: 33.3525°
perigee height: 507 km
apogee height: 3263 km
right ascension of ascending node: 343.2291°
argument of perigee: 210.6825°
revolutions per day: 11.55686732
mean anomaly at epoch: 138.4913°
orbit number at epoch: 21370

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

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