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IRS-1A Rocket - 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 18961U 88021B   17234.95315740 -.00000009 +00000-0 +25109-4 0  9996
2 18961 099.3420 244.3793 0055389 043.8448 012.3114 14.00746626504767
Epoch (UTC): 22 August 2017 22:52:32
Eccentricity: 0.0055389
inclination: 99.3420°
perigee height: 851 km
apogee height: 931 km
right ascension of ascending node: 244.3793°
argument of perigee: 43.8448°
revolutions per day: 14.00746626
mean anomaly at epoch: 12.3114°
orbit number at epoch: 50476

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

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