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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   17080.33639942 +.00000056 +00000-0 +28206-4 0  9991
2    20 033.3426 079.6379 1667590 106.6094 272.3588 11.55419213093599
Epoch (UTC): 21 March 2017 08:04:24
Eccentricity: 0.1667590
inclination: 33.3426°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3265 km
right ascension of ascending node: 79.6379°
argument of perigee: 106.6094°
revolutions per day: 11.55419213
mean anomaly at epoch: 272.3588°
orbit number at epoch: 9359

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

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