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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   14295.47833137  .00000560  00000-0  19293-3 0   941
2 24949 086.3954 332.1209 0002150 106.6239 253.5193 14.34218350895551
Epoch (UTC): 22 October 2014 11:28:47
Eccentricity: 0.0002150
inclination: 86.3954°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 332.1209°
argument of perigee: 106.6239°
revolutions per day: 14.34218350
mean anomaly at epoch: 253.5193°
orbit number at epoch: 89555

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

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