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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   22221.53582791  .00000218  00000-0  94383-4 0  9994
2 00020  33.3418 271.4237 1664402 102.0660 277.0589 11.56244956321232
Epoch (UTC): 09 August 2022 12:51:35
Eccentricity: 0.1664402
inclination: 33.3418°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3258 km
right ascension of ascending node: 271.4237°
argument of perigee: 102.0660°
revolutions per day: 11.56244956
mean anomaly at epoch: 277.0589°
orbit number at epoch: 32123

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

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