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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   16151.80850632  .00000241  00000-0  97052-4 0  9993
2 00020  33.3484  48.2131 1667865 345.1982  10.4981 11.55182277 59555
Epoch (UTC): 30 May 2016 19:24:14
Eccentricity: 0.1667865
inclination: 33.3484°
perigee height: 509 km
apogee height: 3266 km
right ascension of ascending node: 48.2131°
argument of perigee: 345.1982°
revolutions per day: 11.55182277
mean anomaly at epoch: 10.4981°
orbit number at epoch: 5955

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

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