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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   17268.94124080 +.00000193 +00000-0 +84944-4 0  9991
2    20 033.3409 128.0370 1665990 026.6013 341.1131 11.55435441115410
Epoch (UTC): 25 September 2017 22:35:23
Eccentricity: 0.1665990
inclination: 33.3409°
perigee height: 510 km
apogee height: 3263 km
right ascension of ascending node: 128.0370°
argument of perigee: 26.6013°
revolutions per day: 11.55435441
mean anomaly at epoch: 341.1131°
orbit number at epoch: 11541

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

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