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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   14295.37098830  .00000632  00000-0  21874-3 0   371
2 24837 086.3999 035.0707 0002235 110.7647 314.7053 14.34215545908082
Epoch (UTC): 22 October 2014 08:54:13
Eccentricity: 0.0002235
inclination: 86.3999°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 35.0707°
argument of perigee: 110.7647°
revolutions per day: 14.34215545
mean anomaly at epoch: 314.7053°
orbit number at epoch: 90808

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

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