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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   21021.57016750  .00000123  00000-0  47633-4 0  9993
2 00020  33.3470 124.9781 1666144 343.7942  11.5015 11.55793258255849
Epoch (UTC): 21 January 2021 13:41:02
Eccentricity: 0.1666144
inclination: 33.3470°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3262 km
right ascension of ascending node: 124.9781°
argument of perigee: 343.7942°
revolutions per day: 11.55793258
mean anomaly at epoch: 11.5015°
orbit number at epoch: 25584

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

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