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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   17021.52556036  .00000101  00000-0  28481-4 0  9998
2 24796  86.3946  19.2533 0002112  91.3626  21.1842 14.35135644 32270
Epoch (UTC): 21 January 2017 12:36:48
Eccentricity: 0.0002112
inclination: 86.3946°
perigee height: 773 km
apogee height: 776 km
right ascension of ascending node: 19.2533°
argument of perigee: 91.3626°
revolutions per day: 14.35135644
mean anomaly at epoch: 21.1842°
orbit number at epoch: 3227

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

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