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Iridium 4 Rocket - 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 24797U 97020F   18115.94590073  .00000092  00000-0  14525-4 0  9992
2 24797  86.8984 238.7835 0224913 355.1312  95.0089 14.44049934103075
Epoch (UTC): 25 April 2018 22:42:05
Eccentricity: 0.0224913
inclination: 86.8984°
perigee height: 585 km
apogee height: 905 km
right ascension of ascending node: 238.7835°
argument of perigee: 355.1312°
revolutions per day: 14.44049934
mean anomaly at epoch: 95.0089°
orbit number at epoch: 10307

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

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