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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   16150.41758135  .00000211  00000-0  68194-4 0  9993
2 24949  86.3970  87.6473 0002195  87.6632 272.4815 14.34218877979398
Epoch (UTC): 29 May 2016 10:01:19
Eccentricity: 0.0002195
inclination: 86.3970°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 87.6473°
argument of perigee: 87.6632°
revolutions per day: 14.34218877
mean anomaly at epoch: 272.4815°
orbit number at epoch: 97939

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

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