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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   17141.93765451 +.00000130 +00000-0 +38592-4 0  9995
2 24796 086.3934 328.8452 0002164 091.5726 018.9034 14.35153688049505
Epoch (UTC): 21 May 2017 22:30:13
Eccentricity: 0.0002164
inclination: 86.3934°
perigee height: 773 km
apogee height: 776 km
right ascension of ascending node: 328.8452°
argument of perigee: 91.5726°
revolutions per day: 14.35153688
mean anomaly at epoch: 18.9034°
orbit number at epoch: 4950

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

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