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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   15147.24912024  .00000265  00000-0  87530-4 0  9992
2 24949 086.3985 241.4707 0002230 093.5130 266.6320 14.34217262926624
Epoch (UTC): 27 May 2015 05:58:43
Eccentricity: 0.0002230
inclination: 86.3985°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 241.4707°
argument of perigee: 93.5130°
revolutions per day: 14.34217262
mean anomaly at epoch: 266.6320°
orbit number at epoch: 92662

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

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