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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   20157.61984772 +.00000182 +00000-0 +62569-4 0  9995
2    20 033.3456 224.2097 1664995 203.9678 147.3757 11.55685705229234
Epoch (UTC): 05 June 2020 14:52:34
Eccentricity: 0.1664995
inclination: 33.3456°
perigee height: 509 km
apogee height: 3261 km
right ascension of ascending node: 224.2097°
argument of perigee: 203.9678°
revolutions per day: 11.55685705
mean anomaly at epoch: 147.3757°
orbit number at epoch: 22923

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

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