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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   16044.54263282 -.00000255  00000-0 -13917-3 0  9999
2 18961  99.2868  37.6831 0055023 127.6392 342.5255 14.00528346426878
Epoch (UTC): 13 February 2016 13:01:23
Eccentricity: 0.0055023
inclination: 99.2868°
perigee height: 852 km
apogee height: 932 km
right ascension of ascending node: 37.6831°
argument of perigee: 127.6392°
revolutions per day: 14.00528346
mean anomaly at epoch: 342.5255°
orbit number at epoch: 42687

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

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