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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   15109.92296197  .00000034  00000-0  51348-5 0  9994
2 24949 086.3942 257.0704 0002265 095.7571 264.3883 14.34217101921275
Epoch (UTC): 19 April 2015 22:09:03
Eccentricity: 0.0002265
inclination: 86.3942°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 257.0704°
argument of perigee: 95.7571°
revolutions per day: 14.34217101
mean anomaly at epoch: 264.3883°
orbit number at epoch: 92127

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

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