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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   19324.89206434 +.00000021 +00000-0 -68931-5 0  9994
2    20 033.3514 208.5978 1667391 235.1260 108.1229 11.55691378206359
Epoch (UTC): 20 November 2019 21:24:34
Eccentricity: 0.1667391
inclination: 33.3514°
perigee height: 507 km
apogee height: 3263 km
right ascension of ascending node: 208.5978°
argument of perigee: 235.1260°
revolutions per day: 11.55691378
mean anomaly at epoch: 108.1229°
orbit number at epoch: 20635

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

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