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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   19287.47951378 +.00000076 +00000-0 +37064-4 0  9991
2    20 033.3448 341.8884 1666302 036.6282 333.7414 11.55688085202024
Epoch (UTC): 14 October 2019 11:30:29
Eccentricity: 0.1666302
inclination: 33.3448°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3262 km
right ascension of ascending node: 341.8884°
argument of perigee: 36.6282°
revolutions per day: 11.55688085
mean anomaly at epoch: 333.7414°
orbit number at epoch: 20202

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

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