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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   14113.41654668  .00000622  00000-0  13004-3 0  6478
2 24797 086.8983 054.5459 0228189 191.5291 309.7262 14.43030330891922
Epoch (UTC): 23 April 2014 09:59:49
Eccentricity: 0.0228189
inclination: 86.8983°
perigee height: 586 km
apogee height: 911 km
right ascension of ascending node: 54.5459°
argument of perigee: 191.5291°
revolutions per day: 14.43030330
mean anomaly at epoch: 309.7262°
orbit number at epoch: 89192

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

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