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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   14332.13672967  .00001208  00000-0  48592-3 0  6301
2 00020 033.3452 203.6338 1674121 313.5246 033.7616 11.54162190995992
Epoch (UTC): 28 November 2014 03:16:53
Eccentricity: 0.1674121
inclination: 33.3452°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3277 km
right ascension of ascending node: 203.6338°
argument of perigee: 313.5246°
revolutions per day: 11.54162190
mean anomaly at epoch: 33.7616°
orbit number at epoch: 99599

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

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