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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   16244.46553956 -.00000049  00000-0 -24493-4 0  9991
2 24949  86.3938  48.3137 0001902  88.0272 272.1142 14.34213654992879
Epoch (UTC): 31 August 2016 11:10:22
Eccentricity: 0.0001902
inclination: 86.3938°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 48.3137°
argument of perigee: 88.0272°
revolutions per day: 14.34213654
mean anomaly at epoch: 272.1142°
orbit number at epoch: 99287

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

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