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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   17232.35584222  .00000179  00000-0  56927-4 0  9999
2 24837  86.3987 323.2673 0002221  93.9911 291.1574 14.34222844 56141
Epoch (UTC): 20 August 2017 08:32:24
Eccentricity: 0.0002221
inclination: 86.3987°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 323.2673°
argument of perigee: 93.9911°
revolutions per day: 14.34222844
mean anomaly at epoch: 291.1574°
orbit number at epoch: 5614

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

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