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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   14302.46026532  .00000559  00000-0  22499-3 0  6109
2 00020 033.3466 309.0651 1674766 156.5796 212.0996 11.54102963992561
Epoch (UTC): 29 October 2014 11:02:46
Eccentricity: 0.1674766
inclination: 33.3466°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3278 km
right ascension of ascending node: 309.0651°
argument of perigee: 156.5796°
revolutions per day: 11.54102963
mean anomaly at epoch: 212.0996°
orbit number at epoch: 99256

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

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