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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   17178.79361564 -.00000039 +00000-0 -20882-4 0  9996
2 24837 086.3946 345.6561 0002160 089.0873 039.4615 14.34213218048184
Epoch (UTC): 27 June 2017 19:02:48
Eccentricity: 0.0002160
inclination: 86.3946°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 345.6561°
argument of perigee: 89.0873°
revolutions per day: 14.34213218
mean anomaly at epoch: 39.4615°
orbit number at epoch: 4818

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

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