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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   14303.15287654  .00000346  00000-0  11648-3 0  1032
2 24949 086.3949 328.9114 0002161 107.9214 252.2218 14.34218449896657
Epoch (UTC): 30 October 2014 03:40:08
Eccentricity: 0.0002161
inclination: 86.3949°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 328.9114°
argument of perigee: 107.9214°
revolutions per day: 14.34218449
mean anomaly at epoch: 252.2218°
orbit number at epoch: 89665

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

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