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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   15061.33656551  .00000595  00000-0  20532-3 0  9994
2 24837 086.4004 340.3261 0002172 081.9997 035.4003 14.34216033926854
Epoch (UTC): 02 March 2015 08:04:39
Eccentricity: 0.0002172
inclination: 86.4004°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 340.3261°
argument of perigee: 81.9997°
revolutions per day: 14.34216033
mean anomaly at epoch: 35.4003°
orbit number at epoch: 92685

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

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