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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   14326.45555506  .00000299  00000-0  99606-4 0  1357
2 24949 086.3946 319.1609 0002180 108.5308 251.6125 14.34220331899990
Epoch (UTC): 22 November 2014 10:55:59
Eccentricity: 0.0002180
inclination: 86.3946°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 319.1609°
argument of perigee: 108.5308°
revolutions per day: 14.34220331
mean anomaly at epoch: 251.6125°
orbit number at epoch: 89999

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

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