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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   17051.35187574  .00000027  00000-0  24875-5 0  9994
2 24949  86.4023 336.0652 0001813  73.6042 286.5353 14.34219543 17650
Epoch (UTC): 20 February 2017 08:26:42
Eccentricity: 0.0001813
inclination: 86.4023°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 336.0652°
argument of perigee: 73.6042°
revolutions per day: 14.34219543
mean anomaly at epoch: 286.5353°
orbit number at epoch: 1765

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

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