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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   15216.52926257  .00000021  00000-0  36360-6 0  9990
2 24949 086.3955 212.5204 0002454 089.3444 270.8033 14.34216943936557
Epoch (UTC): 04 August 2015 12:42:08
Eccentricity: 0.0002454
inclination: 86.3955°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 212.5204°
argument of perigee: 89.3444°
revolutions per day: 14.34216943
mean anomaly at epoch: 270.8033°
orbit number at epoch: 93655

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

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