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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   15241.15745326 -.00000304  00000-0 -17084-3 0  9992
2 18961 099.2867 226.6396 0053498 229.2235 222.0684 14.00592988403306
Epoch (UTC): 29 August 2015 03:46:43
Eccentricity: 0.0053498
inclination: 99.2867°
perigee height: 853 km
apogee height: 930 km
right ascension of ascending node: 226.6396°
argument of perigee: 229.2235°
revolutions per day: 14.00592988
mean anomaly at epoch: 222.0684°
orbit number at epoch: 40330

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

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