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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   14355.54902980  .00000836  00000-0  29149-3 0  1723
2 24949 086.3974 306.9911 0002322 101.3566 258.7891 14.34219011904163
Epoch (UTC): 21 December 2014 13:10:36
Eccentricity: 0.0002322
inclination: 86.3974°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 306.9911°
argument of perigee: 101.3566°
revolutions per day: 14.34219011
mean anomaly at epoch: 258.7891°
orbit number at epoch: 90416

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

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