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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    20U 59007A   17346.04393638 +.00000231 +00000-0 +10292-3 0  9993
2    20 033.3394 213.4944 1666216 075.4862 302.4114 11.55490816124378
Epoch (UTC): 12 December 2017 01:03:16
Eccentricity: 0.1666216
inclination: 33.3394°
perigee height: 509 km
apogee height: 3263 km
right ascension of ascending node: 213.4944°
argument of perigee: 75.4862°
revolutions per day: 11.55490816
mean anomaly at epoch: 302.4114°
orbit number at epoch: 12437

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

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