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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   16238.87343153  .00000419  00000-0  18081-3 0  9992
2 00020  33.3422  98.3225 1667048  86.7277 292.1782 11.55243413 69633
Epoch (UTC): 25 August 2016 20:57:44
Eccentricity: 0.1667048
inclination: 33.3422°
perigee height: 510 km
apogee height: 3265 km
right ascension of ascending node: 98.3225°
argument of perigee: 86.7277°
revolutions per day: 11.55243413
mean anomaly at epoch: 292.1782°
orbit number at epoch: 6963

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

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