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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   17176.44690413 -.00000017 +00000-0 -13266-4 0  9995
2 24949 086.3988 283.7625 0001694 102.5089 257.6297 14.34215374035583
Epoch (UTC): 25 June 2017 10:43:32
Eccentricity: 0.0001694
inclination: 86.3988°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 283.7625°
argument of perigee: 102.5089°
revolutions per day: 14.34215374
mean anomaly at epoch: 257.6297°
orbit number at epoch: 3558

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

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