VANGUARD 3

Launch Details
Launched 17 September 1959
Flight ended
Status Unknown
Launch site Air Force Eastern Test Range, Florida, USA
Owner United States
NORAD ID 20
COSPAR ID 1959-007A
Observing

Current orbital elements

Inclination 33.346°
Eccentricity 0.16510
RA ascending node 6.631 hr
Argument perigee 334.453°
Mean anomaly 18.269°
Orbital period 124.275 min
Epoch of osculation 23 May 2024, 05:23

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Derived Quantities

Min Altitude 516.3 km
Mean Altitude 1878.3 km
Peak Altitude 3240.2 km

Orbital History

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San Diego

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32.72°N
117.16°W
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