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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 00020U 59007A   14260.65560133  .00000505  00000-0  19404-3 0  5712
2 00020 033.3508 097.6048 1675309 295.3994 048.2634 11.54044111987735
Epoch (UTC): 17 September 2014 15:44:03
Eccentricity: 0.1675309
inclination: 33.3508°
perigee height: 507 km
apogee height: 3279 km
right ascension of ascending node: 97.6048°
argument of perigee: 295.3994°
revolutions per day: 11.54044111
mean anomaly at epoch: 48.2634°
orbit number at epoch: 98773

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

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