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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   19168.74059088  .00000227  00000-0  95093-4 0  9990
2    20  33.3451  44.8862 1666902 126.8099 249.7293 11.55650578188321
Epoch (UTC): 17 June 2019 17:46:27
Eccentricity: 0.1666902
inclination: 33.3451°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3263 km
right ascension of ascending node: 44.8862°
argument of perigee: 126.8099°
revolutions per day: 11.55650578
mean anomaly at epoch: 249.7293°
orbit number at epoch: 18832

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

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