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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   20291.82559503 +.00000324 +00000-0 +12067-3 0  9992
2    20 033.3462 106.1042 1666879 195.9014 158.2357 11.55747656244762
Epoch (UTC): 17 October 2020 19:48:51
Eccentricity: 0.1666879
inclination: 33.3462°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3262 km
right ascension of ascending node: 106.1042°
argument of perigee: 195.9014°
revolutions per day: 11.55747656
mean anomaly at epoch: 158.2357°
orbit number at epoch: 24476

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

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