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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   24110.69538132  .00006221  00000-0  25529-2 0  9994
2 00020  33.3401 219.4809 1651610 155.7362 213.0884 11.58433702392981
Epoch (UTC): 19 April 2024 16:41:20
Eccentricity: 0.1651610
inclination: 33.3401°
perigee height: 510 km
apogee height: 3235 km
right ascension of ascending node: 219.4809°
argument of perigee: 155.7362°
revolutions per day: 11.58433702
mean anomaly at epoch: 213.0884°
orbit number at epoch: 39298

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

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