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Iridium 4 - 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 24796U 97020E   16270.51790894  .00000142  00000-0  42724-4 0  9995
2 24796  86.3928  68.2486 0002051  92.2628 329.8893 14.35104671 15489
Epoch (UTC): 26 September 2016 12:25:47
Eccentricity: 0.0002051
inclination: 86.3928°
perigee height: 773 km
apogee height: 776 km
right ascension of ascending node: 68.2486°
argument of perigee: 92.2628°
revolutions per day: 14.35104671
mean anomaly at epoch: 329.8893°
orbit number at epoch: 1548

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

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