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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   22146.81838054  .00000539  00000-0  22774-3 0  9997
2 00020  33.3391 177.8475 1664300  65.3602 311.1014 11.56207172312589
Epoch (UTC): 26 May 2022 19:38:28
Eccentricity: 0.1664300
inclination: 33.3391°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3258 km
right ascension of ascending node: 177.8475°
argument of perigee: 65.3602°
revolutions per day: 11.56207172
mean anomaly at epoch: 311.1014°
orbit number at epoch: 31258

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

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