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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   21063.13245395  .00000137  00000-0  43397-4 0  9998
2    20  33.3510 336.8775 1666114 204.3619 146.8437 11.55801675260682
Epoch (UTC): 04 March 2021 03:10:44
Eccentricity: 0.1666114
inclination: 33.3510°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3262 km
right ascension of ascending node: 336.8775°
argument of perigee: 204.3619°
revolutions per day: 11.55801675
mean anomaly at epoch: 146.8437°
orbit number at epoch: 26068

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

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