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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   15028.39126051  .00000320  00000-0  10600-3 0  1749
2 24796 086.3998 322.3524 0002229 099.2858 040.1153 14.34839903928423
Epoch (UTC): 28 January 2015 09:23:24
Eccentricity: 0.0002229
inclination: 86.3998°
perigee height: 774 km
apogee height: 777 km
right ascension of ascending node: 322.3524°
argument of perigee: 99.2858°
revolutions per day: 14.34839903
mean anomaly at epoch: 40.1153°
orbit number at epoch: 92842

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

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