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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   15149.50536459  .00001186  00000-0  47670-3 0  9993
2 00020 033.3484 275.3513 1669901 198.9537 154.0838 11.54822102 17079
Epoch (UTC): 29 May 2015 12:07:43
Eccentricity: 0.1669901
inclination: 33.3484°
perigee height: 509 km
apogee height: 3270 km
right ascension of ascending node: 275.3513°
argument of perigee: 198.9537°
revolutions per day: 11.54822102
mean anomaly at epoch: 154.0838°
orbit number at epoch: 1707

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

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