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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    20U 59007A   24053.17835289  .00001285  00000-0  50856-3 0  9993
2    20  33.3494  65.2595 1654995 209.3018 140.3874 11.58158951386349
Epoch (UTC): 22 February 2024 04:16:49
Eccentricity: 0.1654995
inclination: 33.3494°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3239 km
right ascension of ascending node: 65.2595°
argument of perigee: 209.3018°
revolutions per day: 11.58158951
mean anomaly at epoch: 140.3874°
orbit number at epoch: 38634

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

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