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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   23036.86457072  .00003020  00000-0  12407-2 0  9997
2 00020  33.3500 348.2913 1660238 339.7258  14.4280 11.56682152342118
Epoch (UTC): 05 February 2023 20:44:58
Eccentricity: 0.1660238
inclination: 33.3500°
perigee height: 509 km
apogee height: 3252 km
right ascension of ascending node: 348.2913°
argument of perigee: 339.7258°
revolutions per day: 11.56682152
mean anomaly at epoch: 14.4280°
orbit number at epoch: 34211

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

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