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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   17172.90274761 -.00000011 +00000-0 -19770-4 0  9999
2    20 033.3537 110.0037 1668761 237.4324 105.4223 11.55427520104307
Epoch (UTC): 21 June 2017 21:39:57
Eccentricity: 0.1668761
inclination: 33.3537°
perigee height: 507 km
apogee height: 3266 km
right ascension of ascending node: 110.0037°
argument of perigee: 237.4324°
revolutions per day: 11.55427520
mean anomaly at epoch: 105.4223°
orbit number at epoch: 10430

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

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