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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   15184.18711662  .00000883  00000-0  36737-3 0  9992
2 00020 033.3408 151.9820 1669833 022.6284 343.9989 11.54902271 21089
Epoch (UTC): 03 July 2015 04:29:26
Eccentricity: 0.1669833
inclination: 33.3408°
perigee height: 509 km
apogee height: 3270 km
right ascension of ascending node: 151.9820°
argument of perigee: 22.6284°
revolutions per day: 11.54902271
mean anomaly at epoch: 343.9989°
orbit number at epoch: 2108

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

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