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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   14244.33801251  .00000254  00000-0  83541-4 0   120
2 24949 086.4011 353.4829 0002394 112.3749 247.7700 14.34220754888226
Epoch (UTC): 01 September 2014 08:06:44
Eccentricity: 0.0002394
inclination: 86.4011°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 353.4829°
argument of perigee: 112.3749°
revolutions per day: 14.34220754
mean anomaly at epoch: 247.7700°
orbit number at epoch: 88822

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

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