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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   16338.86810646  .00000347  00000-0  26093-3 0  9991
2 18961  99.3100 336.8711 0055009  42.0571  19.4183 14.00590156468067
Epoch (UTC): 03 December 2016 20:50:04
Eccentricity: 0.0055009
inclination: 99.3100°
perigee height: 852 km
apogee height: 932 km
right ascension of ascending node: 336.8711°
argument of perigee: 42.0571°
revolutions per day: 14.00590156
mean anomaly at epoch: 19.4183°
orbit number at epoch: 46806

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

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