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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   18052.96674789 +.00000110 +00000-0 +31643-4 0  9991
2 24796 086.3970 213.2498 0002073 092.2491 019.8019 14.35199963089095
Epoch (UTC): 21 February 2018 23:12:07
Eccentricity: 0.0002073
inclination: 86.3970°
perigee height: 773 km
apogee height: 776 km
right ascension of ascending node: 213.2498°
argument of perigee: 92.2491°
revolutions per day: 14.35199963
mean anomaly at epoch: 19.8019°
orbit number at epoch: 8909

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

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