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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   24052.74735743  .00001289  00000-0  51028-3 0  9995
2 00020  33.3490  66.8015 1654994 207.0057 143.4069 11.58157703386261
Epoch (UTC): 21 February 2024 17:56:11
Eccentricity: 0.1654994
inclination: 33.3490°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3239 km
right ascension of ascending node: 66.8015°
argument of perigee: 207.0057°
revolutions per day: 11.58157703
mean anomaly at epoch: 143.4069°
orbit number at epoch: 38626

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

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