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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   17145.61576174 +.00000148 +00000-0 +25983-4 0  9996
2 24797 086.8960 001.6491 0226752 033.1211 018.0502 14.43976117054653
Epoch (UTC): 25 May 2017 14:46:41
Eccentricity: 0.0226752
inclination: 86.8960°
perigee height: 584 km
apogee height: 907 km
right ascension of ascending node: 1.6491°
argument of perigee: 33.1211°
revolutions per day: 14.43976117
mean anomaly at epoch: 18.0502°
orbit number at epoch: 5465

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

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