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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   24202.82131284  .00003988  00000-0  15985-2 0  9990
2 00020  33.3521 249.5851 1650531 287.0193  55.6550 11.59152287403673
Epoch (UTC): 20 July 2024 19:42:41
Eccentricity: 0.1650531
inclination: 33.3521°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3230 km
right ascension of ascending node: 249.5851°
argument of perigee: 287.0193°
revolutions per day: 11.59152287
mean anomaly at epoch: 55.6550°
orbit number at epoch: 40367

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

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