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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   17022.93870199 +.00000334 +00000-0 +25279-3 0  9990
2 18961 099.3179 027.8790 0054047 265.0586 124.7889 14.00625745475087
Epoch (UTC): 22 January 2017 22:31:43
Eccentricity: 0.0054047
inclination: 99.3179°
perigee height: 852 km
apogee height: 931 km
right ascension of ascending node: 27.8790°
argument of perigee: 265.0586°
revolutions per day: 14.00625745
mean anomaly at epoch: 124.7889°
orbit number at epoch: 47508

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

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