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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   17232.57766050 +.00000116 +00000-0 +33772-4 0  9991
2 24796 086.3952 290.8859 0002205 092.4950 021.0361 14.35169895062509
Epoch (UTC): 20 August 2017 13:51:49
Eccentricity: 0.0002205
inclination: 86.3952°
perigee height: 773 km
apogee height: 776 km
right ascension of ascending node: 290.8859°
argument of perigee: 92.4950°
revolutions per day: 14.35169895
mean anomaly at epoch: 21.0361°
orbit number at epoch: 6250

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

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