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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   14296.29798377  .00000517  00000-0  17589-3 0   560
2 24796 086.3986 002.9879 0002246 106.0460 320.9332 14.34730208914497
Epoch (UTC): 23 October 2014 07:09:05
Eccentricity: 0.0002246
inclination: 86.3986°
perigee height: 774 km
apogee height: 777 km
right ascension of ascending node: 2.9879°
argument of perigee: 106.0460°
revolutions per day: 14.34730208
mean anomaly at epoch: 320.9332°
orbit number at epoch: 91449

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

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