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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   23026.32746090  .00003356  00000-0  13661-2 0  9993
2 00020  33.3579  25.8766 1660909 283.7579  58.4203 11.56624775340890
Epoch (UTC): 26 January 2023 07:51:32
Eccentricity: 0.1660909
inclination: 33.3579°
perigee height: 509 km
apogee height: 3253 km
right ascension of ascending node: 25.8766°
argument of perigee: 283.7579°
revolutions per day: 11.56624775
mean anomaly at epoch: 58.4203°
orbit number at epoch: 34089

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

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