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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   15185.48225154  .00000181  00000-0  57426-4 0  9999
2 24949 086.3961 225.4977 0002270 097.9821 262.1632 14.34215042932109
Epoch (UTC): 04 July 2015 11:34:26
Eccentricity: 0.0002270
inclination: 86.3961°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 225.4977°
argument of perigee: 97.9821°
revolutions per day: 14.34215042
mean anomaly at epoch: 262.1632°
orbit number at epoch: 93210

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

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