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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   17114.63200054 -.00000198 +00000-0 -77726-4 0  9997
2 24949 086.3924 309.6177 0002531 087.8122 272.3363 14.34206324026513
Epoch (UTC): 24 April 2017 15:10:04
Eccentricity: 0.0002531
inclination: 86.3924°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 309.6177°
argument of perigee: 87.8122°
revolutions per day: 14.34206324
mean anomaly at epoch: 272.3363°
orbit number at epoch: 2651

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

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