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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   24145.17274525  .00004569  00000-0  18642-2 0  9999
2 00020  33.3458  96.0708 1650886 339.5125  14.6112 11.58733378396988
Epoch (UTC): 24 May 2024 04:08:45
Eccentricity: 0.1650886
inclination: 33.3458°
perigee height: 509 km
apogee height: 3233 km
right ascension of ascending node: 96.0708°
argument of perigee: 339.5125°
revolutions per day: 11.58733378
mean anomaly at epoch: 14.6112°
orbit number at epoch: 39698

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

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