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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   15242.46597116  .00000548  00000-0  21799-3 0  9994
2 00020 033.3507 304.6252 1670510 331.3512 020.4454 11.55008559 27822
Epoch (UTC): 30 August 2015 11:10:59
Eccentricity: 0.1670510
inclination: 33.3507°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3270 km
right ascension of ascending node: 304.6252°
argument of perigee: 331.3512°
revolutions per day: 11.55008559
mean anomaly at epoch: 20.4454°
orbit number at epoch: 2782

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

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