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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   14208.53613922  .00000412  00000-0  85008-4 0  7229
2 24797 086.8957 019.7546 0226486 235.0081 183.7697 14.43113238905648
Epoch (UTC): 27 July 2014 12:52:02
Eccentricity: 0.0226486
inclination: 86.8957°
perigee height: 587 km
apogee height: 909 km
right ascension of ascending node: 19.7546°
argument of perigee: 235.0081°
revolutions per day: 14.43113238
mean anomaly at epoch: 183.7697°
orbit number at epoch: 90564

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

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