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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   20334.95093157 +.00000307 +00000-0 +13333-3 0  9990
2    20 033.3443 312.4623 1666368 064.6437 311.7200 11.55775400249757
Epoch (UTC): 29 November 2020 22:49:20
Eccentricity: 0.1666368
inclination: 33.3443°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3262 km
right ascension of ascending node: 312.4623°
argument of perigee: 64.6437°
revolutions per day: 11.55775400
mean anomaly at epoch: 311.7200°
orbit number at epoch: 24975

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

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