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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   15188.16637161  .00001424  00000-0  59167-3 0  9999
2 00020 033.3410 137.8218 1669892 043.7166 328.4182 11.54913684 21559
Epoch (UTC): 07 July 2015 03:59:34
Eccentricity: 0.1669892
inclination: 33.3410°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3270 km
right ascension of ascending node: 137.8218°
argument of perigee: 43.7166°
revolutions per day: 11.54913684
mean anomaly at epoch: 328.4182°
orbit number at epoch: 2155

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

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