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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    20U 59007A   17147.49874378 -.00000035 +00000-0 -86268-5 0  9998
2    20 033.3408 200.4798 1668171 102.7133 276.4356 11.55427266101400
Epoch (UTC): 27 May 2017 11:58:11
Eccentricity: 0.1668171
inclination: 33.3408°
perigee height: 508 km
apogee height: 3265 km
right ascension of ascending node: 200.4798°
argument of perigee: 102.7133°
revolutions per day: 11.55427266
mean anomaly at epoch: 276.4356°
orbit number at epoch: 10140

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

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