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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   16041.54166758  .00000101  00000-0  28934-4 0  9999
2 24837  86.3979 196.0013 0002012  93.3531 335.2414 14.34217326976330
Epoch (UTC): 10 February 2016 13:00:00
Eccentricity: 0.0002012
inclination: 86.3979°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 196.0013°
argument of perigee: 93.3531°
revolutions per day: 14.34217326
mean anomaly at epoch: 335.2414°
orbit number at epoch: 97633

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

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