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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   20145.69937200 +.00000108 +00000-0 +44483-4 0  9997
2    20 033.3416 266.6778 1664544 140.7071 232.6978 11.55682282227880
Epoch (UTC): 24 May 2020 16:47:05
Eccentricity: 0.1664544
inclination: 33.3416°
perigee height: 510 km
apogee height: 3261 km
right ascension of ascending node: 266.6778°
argument of perigee: 140.7071°
revolutions per day: 11.55682282
mean anomaly at epoch: 232.6978°
orbit number at epoch: 22788

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

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