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Iridium 12 - 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 24837U 97030B   15088.47002142  .00000501  00000-0  17191-3 0  9993
2 24837 086.3974 328.9910 0002067 084.1346 359.8474 14.34220177930740
Epoch (UTC): 29 March 2015 11:16:49
Eccentricity: 0.0002067
inclination: 86.3974°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 328.9910°
argument of perigee: 84.1346°
revolutions per day: 14.34220177
mean anomaly at epoch: 359.8474°
orbit number at epoch: 93074

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

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