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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 00020U 59007A   24103.80020099  .00002663  00000-0  10976-2 0  9993
2 00020  33.3400 244.1599 1651996 118.9781 258.6361 11.58365844392182
Epoch (UTC): 12 April 2024 19:12:17
Eccentricity: 0.1651996
inclination: 33.3400°
perigee height: 510 km
apogee height: 3236 km
right ascension of ascending node: 244.1599°
argument of perigee: 118.9781°
revolutions per day: 11.58365844
mean anomaly at epoch: 258.6361°
orbit number at epoch: 39218

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

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