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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   17049.81547358  .00000186  00000-0  65292-4 0  9998
2 00020  33.3514 188.3278 1668532 304.7433  40.6939 11.55410096 90096
Epoch (UTC): 18 February 2017 19:34:16
Eccentricity: 0.1668532
inclination: 33.3514°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3266 km
right ascension of ascending node: 188.3278°
argument of perigee: 304.7433°
revolutions per day: 11.55410096
mean anomaly at epoch: 40.6939°
orbit number at epoch: 9009

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

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