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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   21108.50415468  .00000000  00000-0  74182-5 0  9995
2 00020  33.3407 175.2145 1666373  85.0693 293.7228 11.55804767265901
Epoch (UTC): 18 April 2021 12:05:58
Eccentricity: 0.1666373
inclination: 33.3407°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3262 km
right ascension of ascending node: 175.2145°
argument of perigee: 85.0693°
revolutions per day: 11.55804767
mean anomaly at epoch: 293.7228°
orbit number at epoch: 26590

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

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