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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   21214.17432210  .00000054  00000-0  87979-5 0  9997
2    20  33.3534 158.6946 1666003 285.6675  56.6819 11.55808707278166
Epoch (UTC): 02 August 2021 04:11:01
Eccentricity: 0.1666003
inclination: 33.3534°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3261 km
right ascension of ascending node: 158.6946°
argument of perigee: 285.6675°
revolutions per day: 11.55808707
mean anomaly at epoch: 56.6819°
orbit number at epoch: 27816

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

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