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Iridium 30 - 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 24949U 97051F   17235.19901409  .00406289 -96179-6  57914-3 0  9998
2 24949  86.3850 257.8348 0333915 292.1020  64.5100 15.48956919 44187
Epoch (UTC): 23 August 2017 04:46:34
Eccentricity: 0.0333915
inclination: 86.3850°
perigee height: 193 km
apogee height: 647 km
right ascension of ascending node: 257.8348°
argument of perigee: 292.1020°
revolutions per day: 15.48956919
mean anomaly at epoch: 64.5100°
orbit number at epoch: 4418

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

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