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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   14212.63081058  .00000397  00000-0  16963-3 0  5414
2 00020 033.3416 268.2129 1674616 041.3679 330.2323 11.54003387982192
Epoch (UTC): 31 July 2014 15:08:22
Eccentricity: 0.1674616
inclination: 33.3416°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3279 km
right ascension of ascending node: 268.2129°
argument of perigee: 41.3679°
revolutions per day: 11.54003387
mean anomaly at epoch: 330.2323°
orbit number at epoch: 98219

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

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