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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   17052.41443505  .00000098  00000-0  27439-4 0  9993
2 24796  86.3988   6.3184 0002220  88.5348  30.3395 14.35139588 36702
Epoch (UTC): 21 February 2017 09:56:47
Eccentricity: 0.0002220
inclination: 86.3988°
perigee height: 773 km
apogee height: 776 km
right ascension of ascending node: 6.3184°
argument of perigee: 88.5348°
revolutions per day: 14.35139588
mean anomaly at epoch: 30.3395°
orbit number at epoch: 3670

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

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