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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   21341.62330582  .00000608  00000-0  23300-3 0  9998
2 00020  33.3559  64.5667 1665325 241.9889 100.2527 11.55927957292882
Epoch (UTC): 07 December 2021 14:57:33
Eccentricity: 0.1665325
inclination: 33.3559°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3260 km
right ascension of ascending node: 64.5667°
argument of perigee: 241.9889°
revolutions per day: 11.55927957
mean anomaly at epoch: 100.2527°
orbit number at epoch: 29288

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

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