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Iridium 4 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 24797U 97020F   14354.96943178  .00001308  00000-0  27542-3 0  8478
2 24797 086.8963 326.2001 0229636 107.7756 311.3279 14.43343968926767
Epoch (UTC): 20 December 2014 23:15:58
Eccentricity: 0.0229636
inclination: 86.8963°
perigee height: 584 km
apogee height: 911 km
right ascension of ascending node: 326.2001°
argument of perigee: 107.7756°
revolutions per day: 14.43343968
mean anomaly at epoch: 311.3279°
orbit number at epoch: 92676

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

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