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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   15187.51143745 -.00000228  00000-0 -12059-3 0  9990
2 18961 099.2860 172.1322 0054764 019.1112 086.5498 14.00614563395793
Epoch (UTC): 06 July 2015 12:16:28
Eccentricity: 0.0054764
inclination: 99.2860°
perigee height: 852 km
apogee height: 931 km
right ascension of ascending node: 172.1322°
argument of perigee: 19.1112°
revolutions per day: 14.00614563
mean anomaly at epoch: 86.5498°
orbit number at epoch: 39579

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

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