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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   24205.49277923  .00004126  00000-0  16567-2 0  9999
2 00020  33.3499 240.0135 1650371 301.2655  43.6513 11.59172964403986
Epoch (UTC): 23 July 2024 11:49:36
Eccentricity: 0.1650371
inclination: 33.3499°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3230 km
right ascension of ascending node: 240.0135°
argument of perigee: 301.2655°
revolutions per day: 11.59172964
mean anomaly at epoch: 43.6513°
orbit number at epoch: 40398

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

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