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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   17081.77091434 -.00000119 +00000-0 -49458-4 0  9999
2 24949 086.3984 323.3634 0001795 093.7158 266.4243 14.34217302021802
Epoch (UTC): 22 March 2017 18:30:06
Eccentricity: 0.0001795
inclination: 86.3984°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 323.3634°
argument of perigee: 93.7158°
revolutions per day: 14.34217302
mean anomaly at epoch: 266.4243°
orbit number at epoch: 2180

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

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