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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   15208.51120762  .00000134  00000-0  40022-4 0  9996
2 24796 086.3940 246.9512 0002304 094.6304 019.0055 14.34963780954254
Epoch (UTC): 27 July 2015 12:16:08
Eccentricity: 0.0002304
inclination: 86.3940°
perigee height: 773 km
apogee height: 777 km
right ascension of ascending node: 246.9512°
argument of perigee: 94.6304°
revolutions per day: 14.34963780
mean anomaly at epoch: 19.0055°
orbit number at epoch: 95425

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

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