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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   24106.55853580  .00003974  00000-0  16344-2 0  9998
2 00020  33.3392 234.2878 1651816 133.6802 241.3117 11.58386142392509
Epoch (UTC): 15 April 2024 13:24:17
Eccentricity: 0.1651816
inclination: 33.3392°
perigee height: 510 km
apogee height: 3235 km
right ascension of ascending node: 234.2878°
argument of perigee: 133.6802°
revolutions per day: 11.58386142
mean anomaly at epoch: 241.3117°
orbit number at epoch: 39250

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

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