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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   19346.84570083 -.00000027 +00000-0 -12028-4 0  9999
2    20 033.3439 130.3948 1666951 351.5378 006.0083 11.55690530208892
Epoch (UTC): 12 December 2019 20:17:48
Eccentricity: 0.1666951
inclination: 33.3439°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3263 km
right ascension of ascending node: 130.3948°
argument of perigee: 351.5378°
revolutions per day: 11.55690530
mean anomaly at epoch: 6.0083°
orbit number at epoch: 20889

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

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