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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   17345.32263686  .00000095  00000-0  26369-4 0  9996
2 24796  86.3984 243.6569 0002017  86.2135  52.7503 14.35191104 78712
Epoch (UTC): 11 December 2017 07:44:35
Eccentricity: 0.0002017
inclination: 86.3984°
perigee height: 773 km
apogee height: 776 km
right ascension of ascending node: 243.6569°
argument of perigee: 86.2135°
revolutions per day: 14.35191104
mean anomaly at epoch: 52.7503°
orbit number at epoch: 7871

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

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