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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   22274.48124028  .00000575  00000-0  23861-3 0  9999
2 00020  33.3428  82.6112 1664195  23.1718 343.5876 11.56272141327368
Epoch (UTC): 01 October 2022 11:32:59
Eccentricity: 0.1664195
inclination: 33.3428°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3257 km
right ascension of ascending node: 82.6112°
argument of perigee: 23.1718°
revolutions per day: 11.56272141
mean anomaly at epoch: 343.5876°
orbit number at epoch: 32736

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

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