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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   15059.55009118  .00000201  00000-0  64736-4 0  9992
2 24949 086.3934 278.1500 0001872 088.6261 271.5150 14.34221022914056
Epoch (UTC): 28 February 2015 13:12:07
Eccentricity: 0.0001872
inclination: 86.3934°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 278.1500°
argument of perigee: 88.6261°
revolutions per day: 14.34221022
mean anomaly at epoch: 271.5150°
orbit number at epoch: 91405

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

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