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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   17083.96627278 +.00000091 +00000-0 +39763-4 0  9991
2    20 033.3429 066.7115 1667616 125.8587 250.8592 11.55419983094014
Epoch (UTC): 24 March 2017 23:11:25
Eccentricity: 0.1667616
inclination: 33.3429°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3265 km
right ascension of ascending node: 66.7115°
argument of perigee: 125.8587°
revolutions per day: 11.55419983
mean anomaly at epoch: 250.8592°
orbit number at epoch: 9401

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

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