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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   14325.52896156  .00000464  00000-0  15679-3 0   944
2 24796 086.3951 350.7583 0002100 107.0112 005.0536 14.34764653918693
Epoch (UTC): 21 November 2014 12:41:42
Eccentricity: 0.0002100
inclination: 86.3951°
perigee height: 774 km
apogee height: 777 km
right ascension of ascending node: 350.7583°
argument of perigee: 107.0112°
revolutions per day: 14.34764653
mean anomaly at epoch: 5.0536°
orbit number at epoch: 91869

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

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