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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   16273.51144468  .00000311  00000-0  23795-3 0  9990
2 18961  99.2992 270.3545 0053909 221.2139 248.7856 14.00539324458928
Epoch (UTC): 29 September 2016 12:16:28
Eccentricity: 0.0053909
inclination: 99.2992°
perigee height: 853 km
apogee height: 931 km
right ascension of ascending node: 270.3545°
argument of perigee: 221.2139°
revolutions per day: 14.00539324
mean anomaly at epoch: 248.7856°
orbit number at epoch: 45892

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

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