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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   14355.59054181  .00000464  00000-0  15854-3 0  1154
2 24837 086.3949 009.8993 0002183 107.9417 005.6298 14.34223636916714
Epoch (UTC): 21 December 2014 14:10:22
Eccentricity: 0.0002183
inclination: 86.3949°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 9.8993°
argument of perigee: 107.9417°
revolutions per day: 14.34223636
mean anomaly at epoch: 5.6298°
orbit number at epoch: 91671

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

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