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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   18053.81955774 +.00000307 +00000-0 +13107-3 0  9991
2    20 033.3441 314.3172 1667714 101.4162 277.7647 11.55536279132752
Epoch (UTC): 22 February 2018 19:40:09
Eccentricity: 0.1667714
inclination: 33.3441°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3264 km
right ascension of ascending node: 314.3172°
argument of perigee: 101.4162°
revolutions per day: 11.55536279
mean anomaly at epoch: 277.7647°
orbit number at epoch: 13275

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

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