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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   20264.86907957 +.00000281 +00000-0 +12229-3 0  9998
2    20 033.3405 202.1603 1666398 052.8824 321.2744 11.55729904241670
Epoch (UTC): 20 September 2020 20:51:28
Eccentricity: 0.1666398
inclination: 33.3405°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3262 km
right ascension of ascending node: 202.1603°
argument of perigee: 52.8824°
revolutions per day: 11.55729904
mean anomaly at epoch: 321.2744°
orbit number at epoch: 24167

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

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