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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   17234.44868167 +.00000120 +00000-0 +36692-4 0  9997
2    20 033.3463 250.8490 1667490 203.7399 147.6652 11.55424953111429
Epoch (UTC): 22 August 2017 10:46:06
Eccentricity: 0.1667490
inclination: 33.3463°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3265 km
right ascension of ascending node: 250.8490°
argument of perigee: 203.7399°
revolutions per day: 11.55424953
mean anomaly at epoch: 147.6652°
orbit number at epoch: 11142

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

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