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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   15245.41343266  .00000173  00000-0  54556-4 0  9996
2 24949  86.3993 200.4525 0002302  81.2467 278.8990 14.34219934940692
Epoch (UTC): 02 September 2015 09:55:20
Eccentricity: 0.0002302
inclination: 86.3993°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 200.4525°
argument of perigee: 81.2467°
revolutions per day: 14.34219934
mean anomaly at epoch: 278.8990°
orbit number at epoch: 94069

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

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